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Prescription for Change for Doctors Who Want a Life

1st Edition

By Susan E Kersley

CRC Press

176 pages

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Prescription for Change for Doctors Who Want a Life promotes a healthy work/life balance. It is a practical, easy-to-read guide containing useful tools and advice with specific references to medical scenarios written in a straightforward style. Susan E Kersley is a qualified doctor and regularly writes for BMJ Career Focus, speaks at the BMJ Careers Fair, and runs workshops on personal development and self-care for doctors. Doctors of all grades and specialties will find this philosophy invaluable, as will medical mentors, careers advisors and counsellors.

Table of Contents

You can change your life: Life Coaching and Doctors. Are you ready? Do you have a life? Are you a square peg in a round hole?. How to change your life in seven easy steps. Prescription for change: How will you respond to your wake up call? What would you do if you had the time? No more procrastination. Looking after number one. What’s draining you? Living an abundant life. Relationship: what relationship? Top Ten tips for achieving your goals. Medicine is more than a job: it’s a lifestyle: Who heals the healers? Well being: reality or dream? Do your colleagues understand? How to see fewer patients in your clinic. The end of the road, or a new beginning? Case studies: The overwhelmed GP. The disillusioned consultant. The doctor’s other half. The independent soul: the sole doctor. Overstressed doctor. The mentor. The mentee. The enlightened doctor. The unsettled doctor. The doctor who has to pass professional exams. A New Year story. Life coaching for change: Let your heart sing. What on earth is Life Coaching?

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Administration