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Medical Improv: For Healing Trauma & Promoting the Quintessential Dimensions of Humanity!

I’m reading a great book by Dr. Bessel Van Der Kolk, called, “The Body Keeps the Score” and reviewed here by Applied Improv colleague, Kay Ross. Much of his work centers around emotional trauma most notably PTSD among veterans and … Continue reading

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DecisionHealth to Host Leading Edge Improv Session at Patient Advocacy Conference!

Never before has there been so much public awareness about the expanding role of patient advocates. The Affordable Care Act and MACRA have dramatically changed the relationship between practitioners and patients. New federal regulations empowerpatients to be active partners in … Continue reading

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Are You a CEO, CNO, or Physician Leader TRYING to Create a Culture of Safety!

We know that changing behavior is a difficult and elusive problem.  When we’re talking about changing workplace culture, individual and organizational behaviors must both be addressed.  There may be broken trust that is very hard to repair and informal power dynamics that are … Continue reading

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