Self-Caring – Discover

The Healing Shift Enquiry – David Reilly (published in the Journal of Holistic Healthcare in 2013), addresses the impasse of today’s healthcare model in the face of the long-term conditions epidemic. Its aim is to study the enhancement of individual healing change, and ask how this can be enabled, taught, and scaled up to promote wider levels of change. 

Should self-care and cultivation of the self be included as an essential dimension of medicine?
An academic essay by Thuli Whitehouse, GP and trustee. 

See HANDI (below) by the RACGP for evidence based non-drug interventions

For resources on: person-centred care; shared decision making; self-management support and more go to The Health Foundation

More … coming soon, also see our Take Action page
Suggestions very welcome.