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Doesn’t this sound fantastic? Connect, Communicate, & Innovate: The Improviser’s Mindset in Learning & Change

I’ll be headed to NYC this coming June 11th to attend this exciting workshop with Jude Treder-Wolff, LCSW, CGP, MT!  She is  a trainer/consultant, writer/performer and creative arts psychotherapist with 30 years experience as a clinician in private practice, inpatient and … Continue reading

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Celebrating Risk-taking in Medical Improv Promotes Assertiveness

I had a great conversation recently with Keith Carlson, Kevin Ross, and Elizabeth Scala as their guest on RNFM Radio.  (Recorded here.)   It was very exciting to share some news about my new textbook, Successful Nurse Communication coming out on 9/4/2015 … Continue reading

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When Words Hurt! by Patricia Evans (Some take-homes for us in healthcare, don’ t you think?)

by Patricia Evans Since the first edition of my book, The Verbally Abusive Relationship, I have heard from thousands of people who said, “I knew something was wrong. I just didn’t know what.” More than 98% of these were women, although more men are … Continue reading

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