Reflect on an upsetting or uplifting end-of-life situation you have experienced.
Include a description of the experience of the encounter. Delve into your emotions such as peace, confidence, happiness, joy, gratitude, inspiration, frustration, anger and/or uncertainty, as well as insights into interprofessional care and the impact of emotions on nursing practice. How did this encounter contribute to your professional development? How might this experience change your nursing practice?
(Adapted from Wald, White, Reis, Esquibel, & Anthony (2008)