Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Vickie Beckwith not only brings over 25 years of practical school nurse experience to her seminars, but also a passion and enthusiasm for the valuable and critical role school nurses play in schools. She has implemented numerous, innovative programs to improve student outcomes and has served as a mentor for new school nurses for over a decade, including being a preceptor for BSN students completing their public health rotation in the school setting.
Vickie has been a frequent presenter at NASN national meetings as well as local/state in-service programs. She has authored many articles and most recently a feature article in NASN School Nurse on motivational interviewing. She is the author of Keys to Enhancing Your Effectiveness as a SCHOOL NURSE (Grades K-12), the digital resource handbook you will receive. Using her own practice with the work of school nursing's best resources, Vickie provides tips, tools and strategies for managing the complex school health office duties. You will leave her seminar with a renewed enthusiasm and energy for your job as a school nurse!
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"As a new school nurse, I found this seminar especially helpful. Vickie answered so many of my questions before I could even ask them! So much of what she shared can be directly applied to my nursing practice starting tomorrow."
Jacqueline Asermelly, School Nurse
"Vickie did a great job. Her pace was excellent and she was well-versed in all of the topics covered. Very enjoyable seminar!"
Amy Williams, School Nurse
"Excellent! As a veteran nurse and veteran school nurse, I found this seminar empowering. Thank you, Vickie!"
Mary Arrowsmith, Nurse
"Vickie is very engaging, knowledgeable and wonderful. The resources and examples she shared were very helpful."
Elise Cade, School Nurse
"Wonderful! I loved the multi-media, interactive resources, forms, and valuable information. Everything shared was very applicable."
Mary Peceniak, Nurse
"I really enjoyed Vickie's presentation style. The content shared was very informative and pertinent to school nursing."
Julie Wilson, School Nurse
"I gained a lot of new ideas to take back to my school to implement in my everyday practice! Thank you!"
Pam Coakley, School Nurse
"Excellent information, especially the content directed at the novice school nurse."
Lisa Lemieux, Nurse
"Thank you for the great resources and helpful tips!"
Stephanie Morgan, School Nurse