What Participants Say

“I learned that this work is who I am not what I do.”
– INTERNIST

“I found the courage to love my patients.”
– SURGEON

“More then gaining insight, I received healing during this
.workshop and feel whole again.”
– CHAPLAIN

“Science is not the meaning of the work. Science is only
.one of the tools. Service is the work. So obvious. So important.”
– NEUROLOGIST

“For the first time I heard and understood the pain that many
.doctors are in. I will never see them in the same way again.”
– NURSE

“This time of being with physicians who were opening their hearts,
.was privileged beyond words.”
– Nurse Practitioner

“I have never been so moved — uplifted and affirmed personally
.or professionally before.”
– NURSE

“I learned that service unites the healing professions in ways
.I had never fully understood or experienced before. We are
.family to one another.”
– PSYCHOLOGIST

“For the first time I felt welcomed in my profession and that
.I truly belonged in it”
– PHYSICIAN

“I have found my calling. I am not alone.”
– NURSE

“I am enough.”
– PHYSICIAN

“Listening generously has helped me discover a deep awareness
.of the beauty in each person, a compassion for their pain.”
– SOCIAL WORKER

“Perhaps I am not changed so much as enhanced”
– CHAPLAIN

“I am better at seeing the deep goodness in even the “difficult”
.patients, and feel a clarity of purpose, and a greater understanding
.of my limits and my patient’s strengths”
– INTERNIST

“I was relieved of enormous sadness, anger, guilt and fatigue
.during the retreat. Thank you.”
.- RADIOLOGIST

“The workshop has changed the way I practice medicine. I realize
.I have become the physician I always wanted to be. Thank you
.for bringing me home to myself.”
– INTERNIST

“I realized I can bring my soul to work.”
– SURGEON

“I learned to be true to myself as a man and as a doctor.”
– FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN

“I have learned to trust my intuition, and my heart, and to see
.awe in small things.”
– FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN

 

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