Empowered – Discover

Reframing techniques in the general hospital – Abstract only or buy paper

Reframing – Changing Minds – a useful introduction to reframing

Britain is scared to face the real issue – it’s all about inequality Will Hutton, The Guardian

Distributed leadership R. Bolden

Patient power needs to be built on strong intellectual foundations, Essay by Nigel Crisp (former NHS Chief Exec), BMJ 2012

Patients and medical power, Editorial by Richard Canter, BMJ 2001 (log in needed for full article)

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Empowerment: What is it?
 ‘.. a multi-dimensional social process that helps people gain control over their own lives. It is a process that fosters power in people for use in their own lives, their communities and in their society, by acting on issues they define as important.’