The Art of Healthcare

To deliver great Healthcare we need clinical skills AND human skills. The Art of Healthcare is a community dedicated to exploring the human side of what it takes to deliver awesome Healthcare.

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The Art of Healthcare Podcast

Exploring the human side of healthcare with experts so we can better help the PERSON with the problem

Clinical bravery and person centered care

The future of healthcare is person-centered care! What does that mean? And how do we do it? It involves having some clinical bravery. Bravery to understand the philosophy of how we practice and stay true to it. Bravery relinquish clinical control to others Bravery to continually reflect on how...

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Don’t answer feelings with facts: frameworks for responding with empathy

Empathy is important. The research points to this, and were told to be more empathetic. BUT How do we actually do that? Dr Laura Rock joins the podcast to have a conversation about empathy in real clinical practice. We talk through The power of stories f

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Don’t answer feelings with facts: frameworks for responding with empathy
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Don’t answer feelings with facts: frameworks for responding with empathy

Empathy is important. The research points to this, and we're told to be more empathetic. BUT How do we actually do that? Dr Laura Rock joins the podcast to have a conversation about empathy in real clinical practice. We talk through The power of stories for teaching The importance of...

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The Art of Healthcare
The Art of Healthcare
Don't answer feelings with facts: frameworks for responding with empathy
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Improving your communication with journalist turned physical therapist Jasmine Marcus

Most of us been thinking and communicating health information for our entire adult lives. Some of us (including me) since before our brain was fully developed.   We'd like to think that we're doing a good job of conveying information to everyone else who hasn't had...

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Improving your communication with journalist turned physical therapist Jasmine Marcus
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The importance of creativity and preparation

Creativity and preparation may seem to be strange bedfellows. After all one seems fluid while the other is rigid.   Tyson Franklin joins me to discuss why we need both (and how they can fit together) in order to be practicing at the top of our...

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Why you fail your patient if you only think of them as their health problem

One reason for so many of our Healthcare advancements is our reductionist thinking about health. Tackling one small aspect at a time and solving it. It’s why we’ve got better at keeping people alive.   One reason that healthcare doesn't adequately address many of the health...

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Clinical skills can address the pathology BUT Human skills let us help the person

We bring together forward thinking healthcare professionals to develop the human skills that aren’t taught at university so that we can

  • deliver great person-centered care
  • be confident in our practice even in the toughest situations
  • and redefine the way healthcare is practiced

The community offers a safe space to learn from experts and each other and grow our practice and ourselves

Human Skills Workshops

Want to go deeper with some specific training to upskill yourself or your team?

We offer a range of workshops both in person and virtually that can be tailored your needs. Workshop topics include.

  • Facilitating healthy behaviour change
  • Communicating complex scientific ideas in an easy to understand way
  • Getting better at having courageous conversations
  • Enhancing patient and team psychological safety
  • Enhancing empathy in your practice
  • More being added all the time

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