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The Bridge Between Improv Comedy and Medical Improv!

I’ll never be a professional improvisor and don’t plan on returning to direct care as an RN. What I AM focused on is building a bridge between the transformative learning from theatre improvisation and skills we need to develop healthier relationships, teams, cultures, and systems. My 3rd … Continue reading

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‘No Innocent Bystander’ Policy-Essential for a Culture of Safety!

When I was in grad school at Antioch University, I was developing  a model that used theatre games to promote emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills in kids.   One of my research resources was a book called “Caring Classrooms:  The … Continue reading

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How Bullying Language Can Be Disguised as an “I-Statement”

“I-statements can be tricky!  There are gray areas for using them such as with patients or children and they can be misused!  Recently, there was a very active Facebook (FB) discussion involving some inappropriate language and a conflict that was … Continue reading

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