cnn What happens when a patient says, "Doc, help me die." Mercy, compassion - does this fade at the end of life? Does ending a life conflict with our values as physicians? Read for one physician's perspective.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoApril 2, 2018Topics: / / / / / / Keywords: / / / /
NYT Doctors, Revolt! The real work is compassion, empathy, and listening....
Contributor: Francesca CiminoFebruary 26, 2018Topics: / / / / Keywords: / / / /
TEDx Asking for help is a strength, not a weakness Michelle Sullivan talks about her experiences of being different and not fitting in and how that forced her to accept her vulnerability and view getting help as a strength. She believes in order to truly help and support one another we have to look pass the surface, let go of judgement and adopt a new way of giving.
Contributor: Araina FordMay 25, 2017Topics: / Keywords: / / / /
harvard The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination J.K. Rowling delivers Harvard's commencement speech, emphasizing the importance of perspective, empathy, and humility in addressing two key topics: failure and imagination.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJune 14, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / / / /
TEDx Transparency, Compassion, and Truth in Medical Errors Leilani Schweitzer's son died by fault of medical error - she talks of the importance of transparency, truth, and compassion in medicine.
Contributor: Karlen BaderMarch 28, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / /
Logo Everything Doesn't Happen for a Reason An essay on the importance of grieving and avoidance of "platitudes cloaked as sophistication" from "The Adversity Within" - a blog dedicated to examining the topic of resilience in the face of adversity
Contributor: chucklesnNovember 6, 2015Topics: / / / Keywords: / / /
TEDx Compassion Fatigue TED Talk Goleman Daniel Goleman, psychologist and award-winning author of Emotional Intelligence and other books on EI, challenges traditional measures of intelligence as a predictor of life success.
Contributor: Kimberly HickeyAugust 10, 2015Topics: / Keywords: /
Gift From Within Compassion Fatigue --Defining a nebulous entity Charles Figley describes compassion fatigue, burnout, and secondary traumatic stress. This article highlights this phenomenon within the military and warning signs.
Contributor: Kimberly HickeyAugust 10, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / / / /
Gift From Within Understanding and Preventing Compassion Fatigue: A Handout for Professionals A guide to recognizing compassion fatigue, methods for prevention, and methods for recovery.
Contributor: Kimberly HickeyAugust 10, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / / / / /