“White fragility” – my journey exploring diversity and inclusion so far

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) Preamble: I wrote the following blog several weeks ago, long before the current crisis. This blog is about my personal journey of coming to terms with diversity issues that had been instigated by ACEP’s Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Initiative. Just so readers have the appropriate context, I have supported the D&I […]

Can Mr. Rogers help you in these days of stress?

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) I don’t really know the answer to this, but if you want to find out, I recommend watching the movie “It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” starring Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers. This movie was completely different than I expected. Mr. Rogers is actually not the main character. The […]

Feeling Fatigued? 15 Tips to Turn Your Online Work Space into a Wellness Space

Working online has changed the face of work spaces around the world. While we celebrate the flexibility and connection this method allows, it can also take a toll on our sense of wellness. Many practitioners have noticed increased fatigue, strain, and lack of connection to others when working online, compared to working in person. But […]