Keynote-Mindfulness Skills for Physicians 

Mindfulness Skills for Physicians

There is a large body of information that confirms the value of mindfulness techniques in medical practice. These same tools are also valuable for individual physicians and organizations as a method to reduce stress and improve functioning in everyday life. Individuals who learn and practice these techniques are less likely to experience burnout and anger. This keynote covers the theoretical and practical aspects of mindfulness and includes practical sessions to develop those skills under supervision. It can serve as  the cornerstone of a company wide program to reduce stress for employees of all kinds. This is not a religious or spiritually based workshop and seeks to develop an understanding of mindfulness based on scientific principles acceptable to all.

Audience: physicians, physician executives, practice managers, administrators, healthcare executives,

Recommended Number: 4-20

Time: 4 hours, one hour weekly session for 10 weeks are recommended, can be adapted to 45 minute lecture

Suggested Add-ons: smart phone app

CME: may be available-additional fees apply

Depending on the time this lecture may give participants a greater understanding of these topics:

  • Understand the theoretical background to mindfulness 
  • Know the difference between an attitude of mindfulness and a mindfulness practice
  • Know the difference between mindfulness and meditation
  • Understand the role of breathing in relaxation and health
  • Recognize the value of a non-judgmental attitude toward themselves and others
  • Be able to teach patients and other employees the skills of mindfulness
  • Understand the importance of increased self-awareness and empathy
  • … and much more

For information about costs and scheduling call 505-280-4284 or use our contact page. We also offer individual coaching by telephone or in person.


Coaching for Physicians

The Leader in Specialized Coaching for Healthcare Organizations and Physicians

Patrick A. Hudson MD, FACS, MA, MS, MALA, BCC,Board Certified Coach,
2900 Louisiana Blvd. NE Ste E-1, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA    Telephone: 505-280-4284  

                        EverythingDiSC® Authorized Partner and EverythingDiSC® Certified Trainer                        
Listed as a resource for physician remedial education by the Federation of State Medical Boards.  
Dr. Hudson does not practice psychotherapy, counseling or psychiatry and works only as a coach.

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