Tag: story telling

January 3, 2018 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

We were born with stories and so was the practice of medicine. Learning From Patients’ Stories And Experiences to Improve Healthcare Dr. Roni Zieger  Contact Information: http://ronizeiger.com/  Technology is transforming our lives including letting us create and share stories in ways limited only by our imaginations. Now let’s innovate together to bring stories back into health…

December 23, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Dedicated To Phoebe (aka ‘PuppyDoc’) HER STORY  Smiles. Laughter. Tears. Groans. Hugs. Hope. Poetry & Medicine “So how does it really feel to be handed someone’s life…to fight for that life…only to lose the very thing you were aiming to save…?” Over the last couple of years, I have often encountered these sorts of questions… questions regarding my days and nights…

June 1, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Some Time’s A Patient Needs Someone To Be There And Listen…Not To Fix Anything Or Do Anything In Particular, But Just To Let Them Feel They Are Supported And Cared About As patients, I think we all, when given the opportunity, want to get better. You lose your purpose in life when you lose your…

April 19, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Melanie Staub Story “Out of the ashes” “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” ― Albert Einstein Eighteen years following Brian’s death were filled with very tragic times, i.e., an abusive marriage, raising 7 kids (3…

March 28, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Ashley Reed Member Michigan Society Of Medical Assistants Share’s Her Personal Story ! Ashley Reed Contact Information: ashleyareed1990@gmail.com If it wasn’t for my best friend teaching me the fundamentals about on how to take care of someone I’m not sure where I’d be – Ashley Reed The Voice of Medical Assisting” Podcast will introduce you to impactful, at…

February 25, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

As patients, I think we all, when given the opportunity, want to get better. You lose your purpose in life when you lose your ability to function. You lose your sense of self. We have to be given permission and encouraged to change the dynamic and play an active role in our healthcare decisions by…

February 15, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

“The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.” ― Marcus Aurelius Anxiety, uncertainty, feelings of inadequacy…that three headed beast from within pops up from time to time in an attempt to block me from progress when life gets difficult. The first step to battling that monster is to become aware of it; to…

November 5, 2016 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

The life we live, and the hidden unlived life within us! “Often, it’s not about becoming a new person, but becoming the person you were meant to be, and already are, but don’t know how to be.” ― Heath L. Buckmaster   Also listen to: Secret Thought Life! Anxiety, uncertainty, feelings of inadequacy… Resistance:  The…

July 22, 2016 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

That voice very convincingly says things like: “Why don’t you just forget your workout today and sleep in, you deserve it”; “Forget your plans to take that first step on the new project today – you can start it tomorrow” I’m not talking about “hearing voices” as a person with schizophrenia might – some people…

February 16, 2016 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

“If you can change the way people think. The way they see themselves. The way they see the world. You can change the way people live their lives. That’s the only lasting thing you can create.”  ― Chuck Palahniuk, Choke  Telling Stories Impacts Others We love to read stories and we all have dozens, hundreds even thousands…