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  • Reviewing Rosacea

    By Darrel Arthurs, ARNP, DCNP  Rosacea is a very common disorder that affects the skin of the face with flares that wax and wane in severity. The condition can be mild, with only a light pink color on the cheeks and nose, or very severe and deep red. Very severe cases may have papules, pustules and broken blood vessels ...
    Posted to Dermatology Education & Practice from NADNP (Weblog) on February 13, 2017
  • Occupational Therapy for Dogs

    My 50-year-old friend, Sam, called. His back and knees are hurting because he has been carrying his beloved pooch up and down flights of stairs since the elevator to his sixth floor New York apartment has recently been out of service. But he is more concerned about his ailing 60 pound basset hound, Jamal. Jamal is nearly 13 years old and has ...
    Posted to When OTs Wore White Shoes (Weblog) on January 26, 2017
  • Become More Searchable to Future Employers

    Every day there are new employers who are searching for you online. Yes, even right now they are looking for someone with your skills and experience. If you are actively searching for a new job everyday online or you belong to the vast majority of NPs out there who are what we call ''passively'' searching, meaning if the right opportunity ...
    Posted to Career Coach (Weblog) on January 23, 2017
  • Reflections from a One-handed OT

    It's now been 3.5 weeks since I fell on my icy driveway getting into a friend's car to go swimming, fracturing my left wrist; I'm left handed. Typically I'm a very active person in terms of exercise, including walking, biking, swimming and racket sports. I also am a doer, someone who gets out with friends to the symphony and numerous local events. ...
    Posted to When OTs Wore White Shoes (Weblog) on January 20, 2017
  • DNP Graduates: Agents of Social Change

    As we prepare for a new POTUS, many of us are considering the imminent social changes that directly impact our patients and our profession. In September, we started precepting MSW students in addition to NP and CNS students in our free clinic. The students started with providing SBIRT screening and have expanded, in the past five months, to ...
    Posted to DNP Discussions (Weblog) on January 18, 2017
  • 3 Tips to Build the Perfect Résumé

    Have you ever wondered what qualities make a résumé great versus good enough? Submitting a ''good'' résumé is a gamble; you hope maybe it will be noticed while risking the chance it will be overlooked. Most job seekers would like a bit better odds than ''maybe.'' The difference is that good résumés seek attention while great résumés demand the ...
    Posted to Career Coach (Weblog) on January 10, 2017
  • Aging in Place: An OT's Testimonial

    Last year I did something I never imagined I'd do. I bought a condo and sold my house. In 1978 with a newborn and a two year old, we bought a three-story home near the heart of downtown in our college town that had been built in 1907. I had so many wonderful memories of raising children there, the garden, the wood-burning stove, and the chance to ...
    Posted to When OTs Wore White Shoes (Weblog) on January 9, 2017
  • Occupational Therapy for Daily Tasks

    Careful as I typically am, icy conditions recently got the best of me. I slipped and fell, causing me to break my left wrist; and I am left-handed. These few weeks since my injury have given me an increased appreciation for the challenges of daily life that our patients face, many for the remainder of their lives. Simple tasks like taking a bath ...
    Posted to When OTs Wore White Shoes (Weblog) on January 5, 2017
  • Top 6 Aesthetic Procedures from 2016

    1. Microblading Microblading for eyebrows, which is also known by a variety of names such as microstroking, feather touch, eyebrow embroidery, 3-D eyebrows and hair-like strokes, has become an increasingly popular form of cosmetic tattooing or permanent makeup. Microblading enhances the appearance of the eyebrows with simulated hairs in ...
    Posted to Aesthetics Practice Today (Weblog) on January 4, 2017
  • DNPs Giving Back

    As 2016 draws to a close and I finish evaluating my students' progress in each of the DNP Essentials, I have been thinking about how to continue pushing myself also. For me, completing the DNP degree was a transformative experience. I started the DNP program with a goal of earning a doctorate so I could teach in a graduate program. I finished the ...
    Posted to DNP Discussions (Weblog) on December 22, 2016
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