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journaling

a nursing intervention from the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) defined as promotion of writing as a means to provide opportunities to reflect upon and analyze past events, experiences, thoughts, and feelings. See also Nursing Interventions Classification.

journaling

(jŭr′năl-ng) [O.Fr. journal, daily]
Keeping a diary or journal as a means of self-exploration, stress reduction, or enlightenment.

Patient discussion about journaling

Q. where can you find the biofeedback device shown in Dr. Liponis' column in Parade magazine on 12/14/08 I need to know where you canpourchase the biofeedback device and where you can get instructions on its use

A. if you ask me- before buying any new device, it might be a good idea to try it. go to couple of sessions with a certified therapist. see if you react well and then buy a machine. i'm sure he can recommend certain brands and what to avoid.

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Interactive Journaling encompasses elements from the Transtheoretical Model of Change (TMC; Prochaska & Velicer, 1997) and Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET; Miller et al.
To help you to develop your own creative journal, come along to our Journaling Day on Sunday, July 15, 11am - 3pm.
The practice of reflection, making meaning out of life experiences, is inherent in journaling (Kerka, 2002).
As the year progresses, eliminate class work time and require visual journaling as homework.
A common journaling technique that focuses on gratitude is to write down five things for which one is grateful.
Usually reflective journaling is used for the purpose of the improvement of learning which is considered a formative assessment and sometimes as a summative assessment for the purpose of assessing students' made progress.
The second disadvantage of journaling is incomplete data capture.
Wenzloff is convinced that the journaling the students do in the blog is key to the program's success.
While journaling is not a new practice, the research and discussion of its use within college and university management disciplines is sparse (Jarvis, 2001).
Of course, these are questions for reflection and journaling, questions for life.
In an era when no one has time, journaling is a way to get to know yourself and what's really important to you.