News & Events

News about Nurse & Midwife Support and conferences and events where Nurse & Midwife Support will be presenting.

Feelings aren’t facts: Understand your anxiety

Many nurses, midwives and students call Nurse & Midwife Support concerned about anxiety. It’s not surprising — anxiety is the most common mental health condition in Australia. According to Beyond Blue, on average, one in four people — one in three women and one in five men — will experience anxiety at some stage in their life. In a 12-month period, over two million Australians experience anxiety.

We asked our friend and supporter, Samuel Eddy, to share his views on anxiety.

How to thrive in nursing and midwifery

Living a full life is about thriving and not just surviving. Self-care is an essential element of thriving as a nurse or a midwife. How can we adequately care for others if we do not care for ourselves?