MOM MD: The Physician & MOM balance – where putting yourself LAST is the sure path to Burnout!

My physician clients are really good at helping their patients, being great leaders, putting their work schedule before their family and their own needs.  After all, you are a caretaker … you take care of others, that’s your job!  But what my clients find so often happens is that at some point they feel the […]

The Power of your Thoughts and Feelings!

The MS Web We Weave!  “Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you… as by the attitude you bring life.”   ~ John Homer Mills Everything is energy … including your thoughts!  How often do you go to the worst case scenario before it even happens?  What do you think contributes to […]

Physician Burnout and the Placebo Effect

As you may already know, if you have been following me for quite some time, I was a statistician in the corporate world.  I often find the irony in the contrast between my statistical career and what I do now for a living (i.e., Law of Attraction Happiness Coach and Certified Life Coach for Doctors). […]

These two words create your reality!

What follows the two words “I AM” is a powerful affirmation that creates your reality each time you speak it and feel it. I AM successful vs. I am a failure I AM beautiful vs. I am fat I AM blessed vs. I am stressed I AM never going to have the time to … […]

Physicians Transitioning to a New Career

Many of my doctor clients come to me because they are at their wits’ end with their demanding schedule, late hours, massive stress and basically 0% balance when it comes to their own personal life. It feels to them that there is no way out.  Does that sound familiar? They make good money as a […]

Stress and Physician Health

STRESS and YOUR Overall Health & Well-being as a Physician! Most of my Physician clients tell me that they seek one main thing “Peace of Mind”.   Feeling stressed is the exact opposite of that feeling.  You CAN NOT find that “peace within”, while simultaneously feeling stressed.  It’s just not possible.  And feeling consistently stressed and […]

Physician Burnout – Is Transitioning to a New Career an option?

Many of my doctor clients come to me because they are at their wits’ end with their demanding schedule, late hours, massive stress and basically 0% balance when it comes to their own personal life. It feels to them that there is no way out (sound familiar?). They make good money as a Physician, but the […]

Life Coaching for the Doctors’ Spouses

Being married to a physician has its own set of challenges and issues that many spouses of doctors are more than familiar with. Today I had the pleasure to coach the spouse of one of my doctor clients.  He was happy to leave that session with effective tools and strategies that would help him to […]

Putting yourself last contributes to Physician Burnout!

My physician clients are really good at helping their patients, being great leaders, putting their work schedule before their family and their own needs.  But what they find so often happens is that at some point they feel the burden (physically and emotionally) of always putting themselves last on their “to do” list. One of […]

Eliminating Physician Burnout: Take your EKG of Life!

In the corporate world I was a Statistician and always loved to transform relevant data into a graphical display that captured the whole story of what was going on in the data!   This got me thinking about the types of charts or graphs that you look at to assess the overall health and wellbeing […]