11 Nurturing Home Visitors/Nurturing Yourself


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The concept of “nurturing the nurturer” recognizes two important dynamics: supporting others who are in a nurturing role and caring for yourself when your professional role is largely focused on the needs of others. Being a home visitor or a home-based supervisor is intensive and challenging work. One vitally important requirement is that you and your staff members have the opportunity to replenish your physical and emotional energy to meet the daily demands of the job.