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Anita Chakravarti, MD

Acknowledging Where We Are: A Guided Practice

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What You'll Learn

  • Take a moment to acknowledge the current situation in healthcare and the range of emotions present

  • Review the various challenges we are facing and the 5 requests that healthcare workers have as a community

  • Join in a brief Self-Compassion practice to support facing difficult emotions with awareness

About Anita Chakravarti, MD

Dr. Anita Chakravarti is a professor at the College of Medicine, UofS, for over 30 years. In addition to providing service in Clinical Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, she was the first Medical Director of the regional Chronic Pain Centre. She was on the National Task Force to have Pain Medicine recognized as a sub specialty of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, on the Pain Education Committee of the Canadian Pain Society, and Medical Advisor to the Canadian Pain Coalition. Dr. Chakravarti has recently focused on wellness initiatives for healthcare and human service providers and was on the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Expert Working Group on Physician Health.  She has presented many interprofessional and interdisciplinary sessions on individual and organizational wellness both locally and nationally.  She has published two articles on Resident Wellness (Canadian Journal of Anesthesia February 2017) and was invited to University of Manitoba Department of Anesthesiology to help establish their program. She has presented this research at the International Conference on Residency Education (2016) and the Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society (2018). You can learn more about Dr. Chakravarti work at [M]Power Mindful Professional Practice.

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  1. Michael S Krasner October 4, 2020 at 7:32 am

    Love the session. Very centering and calming. Thank you so much

  2. Reynan Salo October 4, 2020 at 6:32 am

    I so love your short practice of self-compassion. so deep and powerful. Thank you Dr. Chakravarti.

  3. Kanchi October 3, 2020 at 11:55 pm

    Sometimes just the sound of a person’s voice can be calming and soothing. This was one of those times. Thank you for this practice

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