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An Inspirational Nursing Program Story Makes the News!
The flexible, fast paced, adult centered education at National University is reaping rewards beyond getting that quality degree fast. You can get well and get that degree as reported by NBC 7 San Diego:
There is a saying that, “Everything is bigger in Texas” and that is certainly true about the reputation of the National University Student Nurses Association. Five delegates, recently, flew to Dallas, Texas to represent NUSNA and National University at the 2017 National Student Nurses Association Convention. Stephanie Fraenzl, NUSNA President, was approached by several convention attendees to ask about the operations and successes of the National University association. The President of the California Student Nurses Association was even overheard directing students to our delegates saying, “Ask them how they do that, they have a great association.”
NUSNA was nationally recognized twice at the convention. First, they were honored with an award for their newsletter, The Pulse. Check out the newsletter here. Secondly, they were recognized for their monthly community event, Shower of Blessings. Learn more about participating in this community event here!
"This past warm, sunny weekend for Armed
Forces Day, I had the opportunity to participate in a one day Heart of
Horsemanship (HOH) workshop presented by Drs. Ellen Kaye Gehrke and Michael
Myers and Mr. Tom Gunter at the Rolling Horse Ranch in Ramona. The Heart
of Horsemanship is an 8-week program offered to veterans as a complementary
approach to treating symptoms associated with Post Traumatic Stress. It
is a form of equine therapy where one has a chance to improve confidence,
self-esteem, and reduce anxiety while learning to ride and connect to horses in
the western tradition. Past participants have reported a positive
well-being, reduction of stress and anxiety, and emotional regulation as a
result of participation. Admittedly as a therapist in training learning
more traditional means for th…