SHARING: Bewitched
SHARON MIROS-SCHAFLE RN, PN, BSN

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Nursing2014
February 2006 
Volume 36  Number 2
Pages 44 - 45
 
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ABSTRACT
MIROS-SCHAFLE, SHARON RN, PN, BSN

As the new director and counselor at the Pregnancy Care Center, I expected unforeseen challenges. After all, each client who visited for a free pregnancy test had a unique story. Even so, the young woman I interviewed one brisk October morning challenged my people skills in ways I never anticipated.

The first client of the day, Jenna arrived without a sound. Looking up from my desk, I saw a teenager dressed in old jeans and a leather vest holding a worn cloth satchel. Tattoos scrolled down each arm, and a rather large dagger dangled from a pouch on her belt.

Jenna's hair—long, kinky, and wild—looked like it hadn't seen a brush in days. It fanned out from her face a foot or more in every direction. Rings dangled from piercings in her ears, nose, and lips.

I was abruptly aware that I was alone with a new client in a potentially threatening situation.

Saying a quick mental prayer, I smiled and greeted her. “Please have a seat,” I said. Motioning ...

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