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Professional Nurse Advocate

The Professional Nurse Advocate programme is for registered nurses in the UK who are passionate about improving the wellbeing and resilience of their colleagues, and driving up the quality of patient care.

Why study with us

  • You will have the opportunity to experience restorative clinical supervision within a group setting.
  • You will be fully supported by your programme lead and will have the opportunity to engage in peer-to-peer support.
  • You will be part of a community of professional nurse advocates at a national and local level.

Course overview

This Level 7 module is worth 20 credits. It provides the opportunity to develop non-hierarchical and non-judgemental restorative supervisory relationships. You will explore health enablers, emotional intelligence, empathy, compassion and burnout. You'll consider your own boundaries and develop supervisory techniques. You'll also attend supervision sessions, which will include motivational interviewing, counselling and solution-focused interventions.

Course information

Level: Postgraduate
Delivery: Online
Study mode: Part-time
Duration: 10 weeks
Module code: HI4032 
Campus: Preston
Start date: September or February


This course is based in the School of Health, Social Work and Sport

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