Leaving the medical profession, whether through retirement, a planned career change, or one dictated by circumstances can be a difficult transition. There may be opposition from others and from inside themselves. They may be worried about what to do next, and find their expertise and professional status hard to leave behind. Told by Susan Kersley, retired doctor and a life coach, this book helps and motivates doctors who are facing this transition.
If you are stressed and overwhelmed, you may need to improve the balance in your life. This book offers simple ways to do this. Follow the suggestions step by step and begin to feel more relaxed, less stressed, and more in tune with life.
Doctors can benefit from coaching, not only for themselves but also as a way of enabling their patients to make decisions about treatment options. This book explains what coaching is and how it can encourage doctors to improve their work-life balance. There are discussions about the benefits of telephone and Internet coaching and the skills you can learn from working with a coach. You will also discover the secrets of successful coaching if you want a positive outcome from coaching sessions.