Arts-based healthcare training helps reduce stress and improve communication
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Arts-based healthcare training helps reduce stress and improve communication

Jennifer Trueland Health writer

Training by actors helps NHS staff to look after themselves, which benefits patient care

How nurses walk, their posture, tone of voice and even how they use their eyes can all improve engagement with patients and colleagues – and have a positive effect on workplace stress.

Cancer Nursing Practice. 20, 4, 14-16. doi: 10.7748/cnp.20.4.14.s8

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