Meet Our Talented Team Of Contributing Writers

Sandra Smith, DNP, FNP-BC, Certified Self-Care Expert for Nurses

Dr. Sandra Smith is a distinguished nursing professional and self-care expert with over two decades of experience in the healthcare industry. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, a Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner, and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice. With her Certification in Nurse’s Self-Care from the American Association of Holistic Nurses, Dr. Smith is dedicated to promoting holistic wellness within the nursing profession. As an author, speaker, and active contributor to nursing and self-care communities, she emphasizes the importance of self-care through publications, workshops, seminars, and mentorship programs. Driven by her vision for the future of nursing education and practice, Dr. Smith is passionate about integrating self-care into curriculums and launching comprehensive online courses for nurses. Read more >>

Anna Thompson, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN, Certified Self-Care Advocate for Nurses

Anna Thompson is a nursing professional with 18 years of experience and is a certified advocate for nurse self-care. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Southern New Hampshire University and a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with a focus on Nursing Administration from the University of Phoenix. Anna is also a Certified Nurse Self-Care Specialist from the International Nurse Coach Association. She integrates self-care principles into her daily work and has played an instrumental role in introducing self-care guidelines within nursing organizations. Anna has published research on nurse self-care and regularly speaks at nursing conferences. Read more >>

Olivia Williams, PhD, CNM, Expert on Professional Challenges in Nursing

Olivia Williams is a seasoned nursing administrator with over 16 years of experience. She holds a PhD in Healthcare Administration and is passionate about improving nursing services and work environments. Olivia’s research focuses on addressing the challenges faced by nursing administrators, while her advocacy work aims to improve support systems and working conditions for nurses. With her expertise, she envisions a future where nurses can thrive and provide high-quality care without compromise. Read more >>

Sophia Miller, EdD, PMHNP-BC, Expert in Workplace Challenges and Mental Health in Nursing

Meet Sophia Miller, a distinguished psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner with over 12 years of experience. With a strong academic background and a focus on workplace challenges, Sophia has a deep understanding of the unique pressures nurses face in the mental health sector. Passionate about mindfulness practices and resilience-building strategies, she emphasizes the importance of mental well-being for nursing professionals. Active in professional organizations and a sought-after speaker at nursing conferences, Sophia advocates for improved workplace conditions and mental health resources. Through her publications and research, she explores innovative approaches to integrating mental health care and addresses the challenges faced by nursing professionals. Sophia’s vision is to create an environment where mental health is prioritized alongside physical health in all healthcare settings, while also caring for the caregivers. Read more >>

Elizabeth Garcia, EdD, PMHNP-BC, Expert in Workplace Challenges and Mental Health in Nursing

Meet Elizabeth Garcia, the remarkable Nursing Educator with over 12 years of experience. Armed with a BSN from the University of Washington, an MSN from Walden University, and an EdD in Nursing Education from Columbia University, Elizabeth’s academic journey gives her a unique perspective on workplace challenges in nursing. With her background as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and her emphasis on resilience, she prepares students for the real-world challenges they may face. Through active involvement in professional organizations and extensive research contributions, Elizabeth is dedicated to improving nursing education and promoting mental well-being in the field. Trust Elizabeth’s expertise for valuable insights on nursing education and workplace well-being. Read more >>