Healing the healers, coping with burnout – Thai Palliative Care Society Pal2Know workshop held in Thailand

Written By: APHN Member Tharin Phewan

Healthcare providers and volunteers across Thailand gathered to share their thoughts and vulnerable experiences during the fourth Thai Palliative Care Society (THAPS) Pal2Know workshop entitled: ‘Healing the Healers’ at Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand.

Burnout syndrome, an overlooked issue in palliative care, is the main topic of this 4th tacit knowledge management event hosted by thePal2Know team, one of the projects supported by APHN organizational member Thai Palliative Care Society and Thai Health Promotion Foundation.

The need for this workshop is great. As one workshop participant put it: “I have been taking care of palliative care patients for as long as I could remember but who’s going to watch over me?” read more

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Published on: 13 February, 2015 | Last modified: 13 February, 2015