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Speaking Engagements
Past and Upcoming
June 2021
Schwartz Center
Compassion in Action
November 11th, 2020
Houston RN Conference
November 4th 2020
Mind and Life Institute Contemplative Research Conference
Self- Compassion for Healthcare Communities Program: Content and Effectiveness
October 3rd 2020
Mindful Healthcare Summit
Self-Compassion Practices for Healthcare Professionals
September 1st, 2020
Schwartz Center
Compassion in Action Conference
Beyond Empathy Fatigue: How Self-compassion Can Sustain Caregivers and Reduce Burnout
August 28th, 2020
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Healthcare During Difficult Times lecture series
Caring for ourselves with “small daily gifts” at work
July 23rd, 2020
Region 12 Coordin 8 Conference
School Nurse: A Specialized Practice
Beyond Self-Care: Real Resiliency Training for Healthcare Professionals
April 6, 2020
The High Impact Physician Podcast
The Power of Publicly Discussing Medical Mistakes.
November -December 2019
Center for Mindful Self-Compassion
Self-Compassion for Healthcare Communities Teacher Training.
October 2019
Seton & Dell Children’s Health Alliance
5th Annual Physician Symposium of the Seton & Dell Children’s Health Alliance
The Resilient Physician: Navigating the 21st Century’s Stressful World of Healthcare.
September 2019
Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare
Compassion in Action Annual Conference
Self-Compassion: An Effective, Evidence-Based Practice to Improve Resiliency in Healthcare Professionals.
September 2019
Dell Medical School Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care Arts and Humanities in Medicine Affinity Group
Self-Compassion for Health Care Professionals: Building Resilience and Preventing Burnout.
June 2019
Region 12 Conference
’Nursing’ Resiliency in Yourself as a School Health Nurse.
May 2019
Austin Trauma and Critical Care Conference
Resiliency in Healthcare: How to Stay Human in the Midst of Tragedy.
April 2019, May 2018
Texas A&M School of Medicine
Self-Compassion and Buoyancy: Innovative Ways to Help Medical Students and Residents Thrive and Avoid Burnout.
November 2018
University of Texas at Austin
The Steve Hicks School of Social Work
Narratives of Care: The Narrative of Suffering.
November 2018
University of Texas at Austin
The Center for Grief and Loss and The Steve Hicks School of Social Work
Grief 101 for Frontline Workers: Tools for Interaction with Families in Crisis.
October 2018
Coalition for Physician Well-Being
Self-Compassion: An Effective, Evidence-Based Practice to Improve Resiliency in Healthcare Professionals.
April 2018
Dell Medical School
Human First Speaker Series
Emotional Resilience in the Practice of Medicine.
March 2018
Seton Medical Center Williamson
Health and Wellness Expo for Women
Self-Compassion and Emotional Resilience.
January 2018
Texas A&M School of Medicine
Rekindling the Joy of Medicine.
October 2017
CHAT (Children’s Hospital Association of Texas)
Pediatric Nursing Conference
Professional Boundaries: The Many Shades of Grey.
October 2017
Texas Brain Alliance
Making Connections: A Pediatric Brain Injury Resource Fair and Conference
Resiliency for the Caregiver of a Chronically Ill Child.
May 2017
Texas Emergency Management Conference
Family Matters: Reunification in a Mass Casualty Incident.
April 2017
Seton Healthcare Family
Annual Excellence in Ethics Conference
Self Compassion and Resilience: An Effective Way to Prevent Burnout in Healthcare Providers.
March 2017
University of Texas at Austin
Working with the Grieving Child and Family & Caring for Ourselves.
February 2017
Texas A&M Health Science Center
Navigating the Future of Healthcare Delivery
Burnout, Resilience and Rebirth: Fanning the Flame that Feeds Your Soul.
November 2016
The Central Texas Gardener. KLRU.
The Healing Power of Art and Nature.
November 2016
Dell Medical School
Comprehensive Care Town Hall
Healing the Healer: Physician Self-Compassion and Self Care.
October 2016
Seton Healthcare Family
Faith, Hope and Love: Tools to Address Burnout in the Healthcare Profession
January 2016
Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas
Grand Rounds
Medical Mistakes: When You Can’t Bat a Thousand,
What We Do
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