Professional Presence and Influence Essay

2354 Words Apr 18th, 2016 10 Pages
Professional Presence and Influence
Kristy R Thomas
Western Governors University

Professional Presence and Influence When you meet someone for the first time every detail is being noticed; from your entrance, wardrobe, handshake, etiquette, and voice quality and speech (Center for Professional Communication, 2014). First impressions are lasting ones and the first step in building long lasting relationships. A person must be aware of their presence and understand themselves to have a confident professional presence.
Models of Health and Healing
I am a mindful person and can easily drown out the distractions of the everyday noise of the unit so I can remain on track. It is important to try and think outside the box and keep
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Afterwards, I pursued certification in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing and am now following that up with a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN). I believe everyone should seek out as much education as they are able to. This can help secure longevity in their chosen career path. As, I have continued through my journey I have been blessed to have the support and knowledge to draw off of to help me practice beyond Era I. I remember to treat the person as a whole, not just a symptom or illness, but rather treating not only the body, mind, and spirit but also the family/ support system for the patient as well.
Personality Assessment Submission The Keirsey Temperament Report results revealed the Guardian personality type for me. About 40-45% of the general population has the Guardian Temperament (Keirsey, 1998), Guardians have natural talent in managing goods and services – from supervision to maintenance and supply – and they use all their skills to keep tasks of everyday life running smoothly and efficiently in their families, communities, places of worship, hospitals, and businesses entities (Keirsey, 1998).
Test Result Analysis
The Guardian personality type describes me well. I take all assigned tasks seriously and will complete said tasks in a timely manner. There are four core

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