Based on assigned readings please answer the following questions.
b. Why is it important to be an assertive nurse?
2. Would you see yourself an assertive nurse? If No, what are some barriers ? if Yes, where did you learn this skill ?
3. Describe and give an example from your practice of the following:
a) Assertive communication
b) Nonassertive communication
c) and aggressive communication
4. How do you currently manage your reactions to patient behaviors currently?
Postings should be a minimum of 250 words, spellchecked, and succinct in grammar and completed by Wednesday 11:59pm with response to two peers by Sunday 11:59pm. Discussions require a APA reference at the end of your posting unless stated in the discussion instructions for the week.