Externship Workshop Advanced Family Nursing


This 4 day workshop provides the extraordinary possibility to have Dr Lorraine Wright and Dr Janice M Bell in Switzerland. The presenters will offer specific knowledge and clinical skills that will enhance your important work of caring for families through direct clinical practice, education, and/or research.

Our health care system needs Family Nursing in order to meet the actual challenges such as increasing chronic illnesses, a growing population of elderly people and new treatment methods. As a specialist in Family Nursing you are able to work with families in complex situations and to provide clinical leadership for your nursing and health care team.

This workshop is part of the module Familienzentrierte Pflege und Beratung III

At a glance

Qualification: Course certificate Externship Workshop Advanced Family Nursing

Start: on request

Duration: 4 days

Costs: CHF 1,900.00

Comment on costs: The course documents and administration are included. Further optional specialists literature are at the participants own expense.

Location: ZHAW
Zurich University of Applied Sciences
School of Health Professions
Technikumstrasse 71
8401 Winterthur

Language of instruction: English

Objectives and content

Target audience

This workshop is designed for practicing nurses, nurse educators and researchers and other health care professionals who are committed to caring for families with compassion, competence, and confidence. 


Enquiries and contact



Janice M Bell, RN, PhD

Lorraine M. Wright, RN, PhD



Information for applicants

7 - 8 lessons per day. Lessons are held from 09.00 - 16.45 (including breaks) each day.

Applications are reviewed in the order in which they are received.

The number of participants in every course is limited. Early registration is advised.

Prices are subject to change.

General terms and conditions


Starting dates and application

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