Examples Of Gibbs Model Of Reflection
Description of the experience
Phenomenon – describe the here and now experience
Casual – what essential factors contributed to this experience?
Context - what are the significant background factors to this experience?
Clarifying – what are the key processes for reflection in this experience?
What was I trying to achieve?
Why did I intervene as I did?
What were the consequences of my actions for: Myself, The patient / family, The people I work with?
How did I feel about this experience when it was happening?
How did the patient feel about it?
How do I know how the patient felt about it?
What internal factors influenced my decision – making? What external factors influenced my decision – making? What sources of knowledge did / should have influenced my decision – making?
Evaluation: Could I have dealt with the situation better?
What other choices did I have?
What would be the consequences of these choices?
How do I now feel about this