Have a Heart: a Toolbox for Busy Clinicians
Course: Explore evidence-based approaches for developing a self-care program that will energize and sustain you in today’s challenging health care environment. “When we’re kind to ourselves, we create a reservoir of compassion that we can extend to others.” –Cheri Fuller
Dates:–March 10-12, 2017
Time: Friday 11:00am March 10 – Sunday 12Noon March 12
Location: Ratna Ling Retreat Center: a Tibetan Buddhist retreat center; 35755 Hauser Bridge Rd., Cazadero, CA 95421
“There is a genuine air of serenity…a place for reflection, healing and growth…” Trip Advisor
Target Audience: Rehab Professionals concerned about burn-out or compassion fatigue (PT, OT, MD)
Course Level: Intermediate (2 or more years of clinical practice
Ratio: minimum = 12:2 to maximum = 26:2
Arlene McCarthy, PT, MS, DPT, NCS, RYT 200 – Arlene is a physical therapist with experience as a clinician, leader, educator, consultant and mentor. She is currently the director of the Kaiser Permanent Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency where many of the tools presented in this workshop are being used to transform the lives of clinicians.
Cheryl D. Pierson, PT, MS – Cheryl has over 35 years’ experience as a clinician, manager, teacher, researcher and consultant. The passion which sustains her continued work is that of mentor and educator promoting community service in the KP Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program in Northern California.
1. Discuss the roots of burnout and compassion fatigue and how to prevent both.
2. Practice 3 important elements for developing a healthy therapeutic relationship with your patients.
3. Identify tools for professional sustainability and personal well-being.
4. Create a sustainable self-care plan to fit into your busy routine.
• Simple Self-Care for Therapists by Ashley Davis Bush, 2015
• Into the Magic Shop by James Doty MD
Space is limited, so don’t delay – treat yourself to this special gift before the holidays get underway
o Early Registration is November 7, 2016: $500.00 (course & materials) ***PLUS*** $540.00 (double occupancy lodging & 6 vegetarian meals) total to be paid = $1,140.00
o REGISTER WITH A FRIEND for $450.00 each (course & materials) PLUS $540.00 (lodging & meals) total to be paid = $1,040.00 per person
o Registration Deadline is December 5, 2016: $600.00 (course & materials) ***PLUS*** $540.00 (double occupancy lodging & 6 vegetarian meals) total to be paid = $1,240.00
Cheryl Pierson, cell (text or call) 650-315-9057, email: firstname.lastname@example.org