Tackling stress and burnout through performing arts skills
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Tackling stress and burnout through performing arts skills

Jennifer Trueland Health journalist

Techniques used by actors are helping NHS staff at Swansea Bay University Health Board to look after themselves better – which benefits patient care too

The way that 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.

Nursing Standard. 36, 7, 14-16. doi: 10.7748/ns.36.7.14.s10

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