Program for Distressed Physicians
2016

Wednesday

8:00 am

Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:30 am

Introduction / Welcome William Swiggart, MS

9:15 am

Session 1

Group Exercise - Tension in the Physicians World William Swiggart, MS Group discussion- confidentiality, and group process. Participants will discuss why they were referred and establish goals for the course.

11:15 am

Session 2

Becoming a Physician Linda L.M. Worley, M.D. A lecture and discussion about the process involved in physician training as well as some common personality traits.

12:15

Lunch

1:15 pm

Session 3

DVD But I just left the OR Used with permission of State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company.

2:00 pm

Session 4 A

Genogram William Swiggart, MS Lecture and demonstration on systems theory and its application to the family; participants will construct a personal genogram.

3:00 pm

Session 4 B

Shame and Guilt William Swiggart, MS A lecture focusing on the powerful affect of shame and how it influences behaviors.

4:00 pm

Session 4 C

Homework Assignment - William Swiggart, MS

4:30 pm

Emotional Check-Up Go Around

2 hours of evening homework required Complete Genogram, RSQ, ACE, CALM, FACES II.

Read Costs of Anger Chapter 2 in The Anger Control Workbook

Thursday

8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am

Session 5

Group Exercise Emotional Check-Up Go Around CALM/Costs of Anger Discussion

9:00 am

Session 6

Group Exercise Genogram

William Swiggart, Linda L.M. Worley, MD, Douglas Herr, Psy.D., Ron Neufeld, BSW, LADAC

12:00 pm

Lunch - Review B-29 Report

1:00 pm

Session 7A Building Emotional Intelligence

View and discuss DVDs Used with permission of State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company

Linda L.M. Worley, MD, William Swiggart, MS, Douglas Herr, Psy.D.,Ron Neufeld, BSW, LADAC

4:00 pm

Session 7 B Role Play Exercise

4:30 pm

Session 8

Intend to Change and Flooding Exercises (Homework assignment)

Return Self-Assessment Instruments (FACES II, ACE); Explanations consent form; CME credits.

5:00 pm

Emotional Check-Up Go Around

2.5 hours evening homework required 1. Complete Intend to Change and Flooding Exercises 2. Review Self-Assessment Instruments 3. Write your role play scenario.

Friday

8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am

Session 9

Group Exercise - Emotional Check-Up Go Around/CALM

9:00 am

Session 10

Role-Play Exercise (continued from Day Two)

12:00 pm

Session 11

11A - Assertiveness II - Douglas Herr, Psy.D., William Swiggart, MS

11B Relapse Prevention - Douglas Herr, Psy.D., William Swiggart, MS

12:30 pm

Lunch

1:30 pm

Session 12

Thriving Despite it All: Physician Stress Management - Linda L.M. Worley, MD

2:30 pm

Break

2:45 pm

Session 13

13 A - Intend to Change Written Exercise - William Swiggart, MS, Experiential exercise in which the participants review three behaviors they wish to change because of the course.

3:45 pm

13 B - Emotional Check-Up Go Around Final Feedback

Discuss Bridge Story. Homework Assignment for 1st F/U Group - Complete evaluation.

4:30 pm

Adjourn

3 Required Follow-Up Sessions (Dates To Be Determined)

9:30 am 4:00 pm