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2014-06-27 23:10:40

Many people are unaware that healthcare workers in perinatal fields are at increased risk for PTSD and Compassion Fatigue. Hear Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett offer an in-depth look at why and how perinatal professionals are at risk, as well as how to cope with these issues and finding strategies for healing. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 The National Center for PTSD recognizes every June as awareness month, where collective efforts are made to spread knowledge and increase support...

2014-04-24 23:00:31

Dr. Herbert R. Warner’s new book seamlessly addresses issues that surround modern day nurses. Lacey, WA (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Nurses, just like any other professionals, are also confronted by quite a number of issues in their line of work. And how exactly can they effectively deal with it? Clinical psychologist and author Dr. Herbert R. Warner answers that exact question. Through his first published book, Dr. Warner seamlessly addressed the issues of “Stress, Burnout, and Addiction...

2014-03-12 23:27:11

The interactive design has been carefully constructed by Nathan to remedy the increasing issue of poor health in the workplace. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 New York City-based grief expert, Edy Nathan, today announced the release of a new wellness program specifically tailored for helping hospice organizations combat the rising costs of ill health and aid hospice employees worldwide. The Key: From Grief to Grace™ is a 3-month interactive program designed to teach the skills...

2014-03-07 12:23:06

LONDON, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEO of MyFamilyClub.co.uk [http://www.myfamilyclub.co.uk ] and Digital entrepreneur Gemma Johnson was at the recent Work and Family Show [http://www.theworkandfamilyshow.co.uk ] talking about Digital burnout as part of a panel debate hosted by Sky, discussing how parents need to lead by example with their device usage, how boundaries are set by the parents first and how to spot the signs if you are heading for burnout. Gemma...

2014-02-24 23:28:35

Many who work in the perinatal field consider their work highly rewarding, but often forget the stress of their jobs can have negative effects on them. Being aware of the risks of such emotionally charged work environments, and practicing self-care is essential to avoiding burnout and offering the best care to those they serve. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Join us on March 18, 2014 as Praeclarus Press and the Simkin Center are proud to bring you this live webinar Burnout,...

2014-02-03 10:47:21

Effect of Transcendental Meditation on employee stress, depression, and burnout: A randomized controlled study A new study published in The Permanente Journal (Vol. 18, No.1) on health showed the introduction of the Transcendental Meditation® technique substantially decreased teacher stress and burnout. Research indicates that stress and burnout are pervasive problems among employees, with teachers being especially vulnerable to feeling frequent stress from their jobs. Burnout, a...

2013-10-31 23:24:38

Survey of Barnes-Jewish Hospital Employees Who Took Compassion Fatigue Course Found High Risk for Burnout was Cut in Half and High Risk for Secondary Trauma Dropped by a Third St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 An innovative program implemented three years ago at Barnes-Jewish Hospital is helping prevent bedside nurses from leaving direct patient care due to a condition known as “compassion fatigue.” Among the employees surveyed after attending a course designed at combating...

2013-10-25 10:24:14

Teacher well-being, efficacy, burnout-related stress, time-related stress and mindfulness significantly improve when teachers participate in the CARE (Cultivating Awareness and Resilience in Education) for Teachers program, according to Penn State researchers. CARE is a mindfulness-based professional development program designed to reduce stress and improve teachers' performance and classroom learning environments, developed by the Garrison Institute, a New York-based non-profit...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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