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Introduction to Compassionate Leadership

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Aimed at those in senior leadership roles in primary care organisations and/or across their place and system.


Cohort 1: 12 January, 9.30am – 12.30pm

Cohort 2: 31 January, 12.30 –  3.30pm

This workshop will outline the basic theory and practice of compassionate leadership in the current primary care landscape. It is a fully interactive and engaging session, offering opportunities to reflect, discuss and set SMART goals to develop compassionate leadership in situ.

Objectives of the workshop include:


  • To have made the connection from personal practice of self-compassion to a leadership role and discussed the implications and challenges of this in the working environment, as well as identified actions to overcome barriers.
  • To be reminded of/introduced to the three core components of self-compassion and their application across primary care.
  • To have considered personal practice of self-compassion and have had the opportunity to share this with a peer group and a suitably qualified psychologist.
  • To have understood the basic theory, research and scientific support of compassionate leadership.
  • The opportunity to learn about and discuss key aspects relevant to compassionate leadership, reflection on the experience of developing self-compassion and compassionate leadership.
  • The opportunity to discuss how to role model compassionate approaches as a leader.


Feedback from previous workshop:


The course was helpful and interesting and moved at the right pace. I would recommend it to anyone working in general practice, it offers insight and skills for people in all roles and levels.


It was an amazing session. I really enjoyed it and found it so beneficial.


Such a worthwhile session – will definitely be looking at the ongoing webinars and Dr Super’s book!”


To express an interest in this popular workshop, please click here.

Please note that spaces for this workshop are limited and in demand!