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What if “What If’s” Are Not Always Bad?

As humans our brains are wired to consider the “What If’s”… My experience is that as a healthcare worker and a parent, this natural inclination to consider the “What If’s” has increased exponentially! Initially designed to keep us safe from predators, this inherent tendency to constantly consider the worst case scenario can be utterly exhausting. …

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Motivating Patients Without Feeling Fried

Trouble motivating Patients? You are not alone in your struggle with motivating patients! Difficulty with patient compliance and motivation is one of the biggest concerns that I hear when talking with providers about burnout and things that zap their emotional strength. They wonder “is there a way to motivate patients without being the constant cheerleader …

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