Dr S Ruban, associate professor and HOD of PG Dept. Software Technology, AIMIT, and Dr Shalini Aiyappa, HOD, Psychology Department, St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangalore were the resource persons for the workshop on mentoring skills held for the faculty members of Father Muller College of Nursing (FMCN) on July 23.
Dr Ruban gave a talk on various mentoring skills, mentoring and healthcare, the mentor as teacher, experiential learning and reflective practice, the mentor as assessor, and competence and capability. He also narrated his experience from his interaction with students over the years.
Dr Shalini took a session on the need for mentoring, the role of mentorship, the mentor-student relationship and also narrated the behavioral aspects of mentoring with case studies.
This workshop was organised by the Teaching Learning and Evaluation committee of FMCN.