Wellbeing for health professionals

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Wellbeing for health professionals

Doctors face the extremes of human emotion day after day, while staffing issues and rota gaps mean they are under intense pressure. To manage their workload and personal lives, doctors must learn to look after themselves, too. We offer some practical advice and real life experiences to help support ...

Annual Paediatric College Tutor Day

08 February 2019


This is an exciting time to be involved in paediatric education - with the new curriculum, RCPCH Progress launched on 1 August. Acknowledging the increasing pressures on junior doctors, we will explore the role that College Tutors play in supporting their health and wellbeing.

Any other word than resilience - Balint groups for paediatric trainees

In the age of contract negotiations and rota gaps, it is easy to forget that clinical practice can be a stressful experience in itself... Two trainee paediatricians, Nick Schindler and Laura Pountney, introduce a method that supports clinicians in exploring complex interactions with their patients. ...