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Evolution and Revolution

I am starting blogging this year, after having no time to write in January, with the Parliamentary Review of Health and Social Care in Wales (2018). The review brings to our attention the ‘Quadruple Aim’, which asks us all to strive to achieve the following; improve population health and wellbeing through a focus on prevention;

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A great year…..thank you everyone!

Hello everyone, . we hope this finds you full of excitement for the Christmas break, and that you all have some time out planned with your loved ones. We wanted to thank you all for working with us at grays, for supporting us through an incredible year of development, and take a little look back

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That’s not an occupation…..

I recently had a very interesting discussion with a journal editor about a paper I would very much like to see published. The paper presents the findings from a study that utilised a workplace intervention for people who are at risk of burnout. Their work is very much on the frontline, and requires a skill

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Getting to the Third Curve through ADAT

Just over a week ago we were in Malaysia…………….. We had been invited by the Insitute of Healthcare Improvment (IHI) and the British Medical Journal (BMJ) to present some of our research, and run a masterclass on developing resilience and wellbeing for the ‘Third Workforce’, at their international conference in Kuala Lumpur. It was an absolute

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Tenderness in the space of transformation

Last year we developed our core resilience and wellbeing programme for the ‘Third Workforce’ (see the blog on January 17th). The evaluation demonstrated the programme “had a signficant positive impact on the mental wellbeing of the Carers” who came on the programme. Underneath the success is the unknown story of being in the space of

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Progressive development…….

We are very fortnunate to have Katherine as one of our Associates at grays, she is an asset to our research programmes and programme delivery. Katherine is an artist and creative facilitator, her knowledge and skillset works well with those of the rest of the team, and she brings a unique perspective to programme design.

Posted in Site Blog by / June 7th, 2017 / Comments Off on Progressive development……. Read More

Health leadership….a new dimension to facilitate resilience and wellbeing

We know that leadership is linked to positive and negative outcomes for employees, and whilst we are often focused on developing leadership in order to enhance followship, we may be forgetting how we are supporting leaders to look after themselves. A way of achieving this may through the dimension of health leadership, which amongst other

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#graysresilience on Twitter

At the begining of  2017 we began a scoping project on Leadership Resilience and Wellbeing, the scope of the project involves inviting leaders in the public and third sectors from across Wales to join in conversations that will help us all to understand some of the challenges leaders are facing. The project was sponsored by

Posted in Site Blog by / March 13th, 2017 / Comments Off on #graysresilience on Twitter Read More

Communicating through the numbers of resilience and wellbeing….

  If I start our conversation today with ‘What number are you?’, the likelihood is that you may not have a clue what I am talking about. This however cannot be said of a group of people who work in the Public and Third sectors in North Wales; all of whom came together yesterday to

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The Third Workforce

I usually write my blog at the end of the month, but December proved to be so challenging I couldn’t decide on one thing to write about. So many things felt important that I floundered, I couldn’t choose just one.  So I let the December blog go, and allowed myself time to write something that

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