Illness is a family affair.

(Wright & Bell, 2009)

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Family Health and Healing.

I want to shift the emphasis of health care from the individual to the family, from tasks and technology to relationships.

“I’m devoted to bold, inspired efforts that transform health care practice with families experiencing illness.”

 

– Janice M. Bell, RN, PhD

Upcoming Workshops & Training.

June 3-5, 2018: 5th Nordic Conference in Family-Focused Nursing, “Families Throughout The Lifespan”. Tampere Hall, Tampere, Finland

Join us in Finland for this conference, organized in co-operation with University of Tampere and Tampere Hall.

We are honored to have keynotes from: PhD, associate professor Birte Østergaard, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark; PhD, adjunct professor Katja Joronen, University of Tampere, Finland and PhD, professor Terese Bondas, Nord University, Norway.

October 9-12, 2018: Iceland Family Nursing Externship

Generalist and Advanced Practice Models for Softening Suffering and Promoting Healing with Families in Healthcare

This 4 day workshop provides the extraordinary possibility to have Drs. Wright and Bell in Iceland. The presenters will offer their specific knowledge, research and clinical skills that will enhance and enrich your important work of caring for families through direct clinical practice, education, and/or research. 

Join us in Iceland in October! Registration closes June 30th.

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“Knowledge creation and knowledge transfer to improve caring practices with families are both central to my mission”

 

– Janice M. Bell, RN, PhD