Comments are closed.
Cynda Hylton Rushton, PHD, MSN, RN
Transforming Moral Distress into Moral Resilience
This video is no longer available for free viewing!
If you purchased the Event Resource Package,
click here to login.
Want to learn more about owning the recordings, and earning up to 15 CME Credit?
What You'll Learn
Learn how to prevent and heal from moral injury by cultivating moral resilience in the face of adversity and moral distress
Explore how mindfulness and somatic intelligence can serve as gateways to wisdom and compassionate action
Discover how to release guilt and accept tragedy with compassionate equanimity
About Cynda Hylton Rushton, PHD, MSN, RN
Cynda H. Rushton, recognized as an international leader in nursing ethics, is the Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics in the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics and the School of Nursing, and co-chairs the Johns Hopkins Hospital’s Ethics Committee and Consultation Service. She focuses on moral suffering in healthcare, cultivating moral resilience and designing ethical practice environments. She was a member of the National Academies report: Taking Action Against Clinician Burnout: A Systems Approach to Professional Well-being. She is the editor and author of Moral Resilience: Transforming Moral Suffering in Healthcare and is core faculty of Upaya Institute's Being with Dying and GRACE programs bringing contemplative practice to the bedside and beyond. You can find resources for frontline clinicians from Dr. Rushton here.
About Rheanna Hoffmann, RN, BSN
Rheanna Hoffmann, RN, BSN, NC, is an emergency nurse, coach, and meditation guide. She is the Founder of The Whole Practitioner, a coaching business designed to help medical practitioners access and transmute their underlying causes of stress. In April - May, 2020, she traveled to NY to support a Brooklyn hospital in need during the peak of the COVID-19 crisis. On the frontlines, she saw the toll that the virus ravaged on her patients' physiology, her co-workers' mental health, and on the social structures of the city itself. Previously she has worked in emergency, oncology, hospice, and Indigenous medicine, and on death row. She is trained in somatic and wilderness therapy, and is a certified auricular acupuncture specialist. She aspires to create environments where medical practitioners and students discover how their personality, values, and hidden gifts can align with their work.