Meditation

1001, 2022

Is Meditation In the Workplace a Good Thing or Just Another Wellness Hack? A Guest Post by Vytautas Vaitkevicius

January 10, 2022|Categories: Building A Healthy Work Environment In Nursing|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Creating a Happy & Inspiring Workplace Culture depends on so many details. Still, there's always a small but meaningful action that you can take to improve it, especially for such stressful yet compassionate professions as a caregiver. Meditation is undoubtedly one of those actions! Is it the ultimate wellness hack? [...]

2705, 2021

Meditation and Yoga: How They Can Help Seniors and Their Caregivers A Guest Post by Beverly Nelson

May 27, 2021|Categories: Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Photo by JD Mason on Unsplash When a senior is no longer able to perform daily tasks safely on their own, a caregiver is the person who steps in and takes care of those responsibilities. Caregivers can be formal (paid) or informal (unpaid). Informal caregivers are typically family members caring [...]

809, 2016

An Interview with Phyllis

September 8, 2016|Categories: Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Originally featured in Women of Distinction Magazine: September 8, 2016 http://go.epublish4me.com/ebook/ebook?id=10090395#/0 Healer's outstretched open hand surrounded by random wise healing words on a rustic stone effect background Q&A Q: A good deal of your coaching practice is centered on working with family caregivers. What are some of the [...]

509, 2016

Caring is a Delicate Balance: Let’s Talk About Advance Illness Management

September 5, 2016|Categories: Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The goal is self-determination and a peaceful death https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXRDGzGyKf8

2707, 2016

6 Ways to Restore Your Nursing Resilience: An Interview with Phyllis

July 27, 2016|Categories: Creating A Happy & Inspiring Workplace Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Publish Date: July 20, 2016 in Periop Insider by AORN written by Carina Stanton Nursing in the twenty-first century requires a new set of tools to go the distance, according to nursing Career Coach Phyllis Quinlan, PhD, RN-BC. “To have the vitality and resilience to practice nursing today, we need to [...]

1406, 2016

5 Warning Signs of Bad Nursing Home Care A Guest Post by Samantha Stein

June 14, 2016|Categories: Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

    We live in very busy times where we are ruled by our own schedules. When this happens, we often have little time to care for our aging loved ones. Luckily, nursing homes are an option for many of us. When we cannot provide the care that our elderly [...]

306, 2016

The Profession of Nursing is Not a Sprint, It is a Marathon

June 3, 2016|Categories: Creating A Happy & Inspiring Workplace Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

the best vision is insight phrase on a vintage slate blackboard   Understand the Emotional Intelligence need to stay connected to the joy of your nursing practice. It takes: The ability to adapt The ability to make ans sustain relationships The ability to be resilient   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wg6XboIJLSQ   [...]

2105, 2016

SINGING NURSE RAISES THE SPIRITS OF HER PATIENTS ON STATEN ISLAND GUEST POST BY STACEY SAGER EYE WITNESS NEWS

May 21, 2016|Categories: Creating A Happy & Inspiring Workplace Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Self-Empathy word cloud on a white background. http://abc7ny.com/health/singing-nurse-raises-the-spirits-of-her-patients-on-staten-island/1335466/   One nurse is using her talent to bring out smiles and make connections with her patients. Whether it's Elvis or Italian, 33-year-old Kathleen Sarnes is nursing her patients back to health one note at a time. "She diverts your [...]

1101, 2016

9 Success-Killing Decisions Exceptional People Refuse to Make A Guest Post by Jeff Haden

January 11, 2016|Categories: Building A Healthy Work Environment In Nursing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Perspective always clears away the fog. When we look forward, the path seems uncertain and the future unpredictable. When we look back, all the dots seem to connect. The key is to never be forced to look back and regret certain decisions -- and that means standing strong in [...]

801, 2016

Caregiver Fatigue & Emotional Fatigue To deal With It: You Need to Recognize It A Guest Post By Eileen Beal, MA

January 8, 2016|Categories: Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter, founder of the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving, says there are four kinds of people in the world: those who have been caregivers, those who are currently caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers. There should be a fifth on [...]

701, 2016

Fire Up Your Energy Chakras for the New Year

January 7, 2016|Categories: Creating A Happy & Inspiring Workplace Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Healer's outstretched open hand surrounded by random wise healing words on a rustic stone effect background   By Phyllis S. Quinlan, PhD, RN-BC Originally Posted on December 21, 2015 by Christine Crosby in Grandparent News  Fire up your energy chakras to rebalance your energy and feel more alive. [...]

601, 2016

5 Things Mentally Tough People Do Every Day A Guest Post by Jessica Stillman

January 6, 2016|Categories: Building A Healthy Work Environment In Nursing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Resilience sign with a road background   Grit, science says, is more important than innate ability when it comes to achieving success. Maybe that's why a post I wrote back in October listing psychotherapist Amy Morin's habits to break if you want to be exceptionally mentally tough seemed [...]

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