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Whole Person Self-Care: Self-Care from the Inside Out

  • Michael KearneyEmail author
  • Radhule Weininger
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Abstract

>A discussion of self-care normally begins by focusing on topics such as stress, ways of protecting ourselves from the traumas of the workplace, and encouragement to find sources of self-renewal outside of work.

Keywords

Self-care Burnout Compassion fatigue Empathic engagement Exquisite empathy Wounded healer Soul and role Clinician self-awareness Mindfulness meditation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Santa Barbara Cottage HospitalVisiting Nurse and Hospice CareSanta BarbaraUSA

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