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The Doctor of Nursing Practice, Third Edition
A Guidebook for Role Development and Professional Issues

Author(s): Lisa Astalos Chism, DNP, APRN, NCMP, FAANP, Clinical Director, Women’s Wellness Clinic, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, Michigan, Certified Nurse Practitioner, Certified Menopause Practitioner, North American Menopause Society, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Madonna University, Livonia, Michigan
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284066258
  • ISBN-10:1284066258
  • Paperback    428 pages      © 2016
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The Doctor of Nursing Practice: A Guidebook for Role Development and Professional Issues, Third Edition is a comprehensive guidebook for role development of the DNP student. This text covers potential roles of the DNP graduate, including leader, clinician, educator, ethical consultant, and health policy advocate. The Third Edition also addresses professional issues, such as the title of doctor, educating others about the degree, making the decision to pursue the DNP degree and marketing oneself as a DNP.  The future of the DNP degree is also discussed.

New Features:

  • New Chapter on the DNP graduate as information specialist
  • New Chapter on issues pertaining to the BSN to DNP track  
  • Updated interviews with a focus on leadership

Applicable Courses

  • Courses on policy, ethics, and role development in DNP programs
  • Research-related DNP coursework
  • Capstone projects for DNP students
  • DNP Role Transition 
  • Clinical Practicum
Chapter  1  Overview of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree
Chapter  2  Leadership, Collaboration, and the DNP Graduate
Chapter  3  The DNP Graduate as Expert Clinician
Chapter  4  The DNP: Expectations for Theory, Research, and Scholarship
Chapter  5  DNP Involvement in Healthcare Policy
Chapter  6  The DNP Graduate as Educator
Chapter  7  The DNP Graduate as Ethical Consultant
Chapter  8  The DNP Graduate as Information Specialist
Chapter  9  So You Want to Go Back to School? Exploring How to Make the Big Decision
Chapter  10  The BSN-DNP Path: Opportunities and Challenges for DNP Students and Graduates
Chapter  11  The Dr. Nurse: Overcoming Title Issues
Chapter  12  Why Didn't You Just Become a Doctor? Educating Others About the DNP Degree
Chapter  13  Shaping Your Brand: Marketing Yourself as a DNP Graduate
Chapter  14  Where Do We Go From Here? The Future of the DNP Degree

Lisa Astalos Chism, DNP, APRN, NCMP, FAANP-Clinical Director, Women’s Wellness Clinic, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, Michigan, Certified Nurse Practitioner, Certified Menopause Practitioner, North American Menopause Society, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Madonna University, Livonia, Michigan

Dr. Lisa Chism is clinical director of the Women’s Wellness Clinic at Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, Michigan. She has been a registered nurse for over 22 years and a certified nurse practitioner for 20 years. Dr. Chism is also a Certified Menopause Practitioner through the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) and recently completed a certificate in sexual health as a sexual health counselor and educator at the University of Michigan. Dr. Chism completed a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree in December, 2007 at Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan. She is also serves as adjunct assistant professor at Madonna University, Her interests include spiritual care and nursing practice, development and promotion of the DNP degree, and caring for women experiencing menopause, sexual health and related health concerns. Dr. Chism’s  middle-range nursing theory entitled “Chism’s Middle-Range Spiritual Empathy Theory” is referenced nationally and internationally. She has presented many poster and podium presentations regarding the DNP degree locally and nationally, as well as guest lectured at various universities. In June, 2011, Dr. Chism was inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She was also selected as Menopause Practitioner of the Year by the North American Menopause Society, September, 2011. Dr. Chism and her daughter, Isabel (Reserve National Champion Arabian Ladies Side Saddle, 2014), are active equestrians and enjoy showing their Arabian Grey Gelding, GSF Lord of the Ring.  She resides in Woodhaven, Michigan with her husband Bruce, daughter Isabel and their poodle, Lucy.

 

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