Wellbeing


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  • Debt and financial difficulties

    With the ever increasing pressures on general practice, doctors may find themselves in financial difficulties due to illness, family pressures and other unexpected life events. Seeking help for financial difficulties can be difficult – partly due to the perception that doctors are ‘high earners’ and also due to not being aware of the help that is available.

  • Addiction

    Various studies and surveys have shown the incidence of addiction to alcohol and drugs is higher than that of the general population and probably rising.

  • Eating Disorders

    Resources and services available for people suffering from eating disorders

  • Loss

    Loss takes many forms and affects us all and as doctors we can find it difficult to seek help and take the time we need to deal with our loss. As doctors we can feel pressure to be superhuman and try to carry on as normal or return to work quickly, often having taken none or little time off to recover.

  • Social Media

    Facebook groups, Instagram accounts, Youtube videos and apps to provide support and promote wellbeing

  • Blogs

    Blogs about topics such as burnout, prevention and treatment

  • Books

    Books on topics related to wellbeing, such as mindfulness

  • Websites

    Websites providing information and resources for promoting wellbeing

  • Podcasts

    Podcasts our members have found useful

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  • Debt and financial difficulties

    With the ever increasing pressures on general practice, doctors may find themselves in financial difficulties due to illness, family pressures and other unexpected life events. Seeking help for financial difficulties can be difficult – partly due to the perception that doctors are ‘high earners’ and also due to not being aware of the help that is available.

  • Addiction

    Various studies and surveys have shown the incidence of addiction to alcohol and drugs is higher than that of the general population and probably rising.

  • Eating Disorders

    Resources and services available for people suffering from eating disorders

  • Loss

    Loss takes many forms and affects us all and as doctors we can find it difficult to seek help and take the time we need to deal with our loss. As doctors we can feel pressure to be superhuman and try to carry on as normal or return to work quickly, often having taken none or little time off to recover.

  • Social Media

    Facebook groups, Instagram accounts, Youtube videos and apps to provide support and promote wellbeing

  • Blogs

    Blogs about topics such as burnout, prevention and treatment

  • Books

    Books on topics related to wellbeing, such as mindfulness

  • Websites

    Websites providing information and resources for promoting wellbeing

  • Podcasts

    Podcasts our members have found useful