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Fang Farrier

Jan 20, 2021

Why as dentists do we do this to ourselves? drag ourselves in on days we should stay home, return too early from injury.

Medicating to get through the day, limping, casts on our legs.

A discussion about 'sick leave' or the lack there of and the reluctance to accept that we are only human after all.

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Jan 13, 2021

Reflecting on issues raised by the Netflix film The Social Dilemma.

Relating this to the dark side of dental facebook groups.

Discussing how best to use social media in a healthy way and useful way and avoid it negatively affecting your mental health.

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Jan 5, 2021

In what promises to be another year of heightened stress, this episode explores the relationship between stress, recovery and resilience.

Taking lessons from sports performance and psychology, how we can use stress to grow more resilient and make sure our downtime is recovery.

Create space for and plan purposeful...


Dec 28, 2020

Teaser for upcoming episodes 6 & 7

Stealing a quiet moment in the house to talk about upcoming episodes and introduce myself.

If you want to introduce yourself and say hi, find me on Twitter @fang_farrier

or drop me an email

fangfarrier@outlook.co.nz

 


Dec 18, 2020

Tired or burnt out, would you recognise the difference?

In a brain heavy occupation like dentistry it's easy to feel tired, especially in the lead up to Christmas.

But is it just fatigue or another symptom of burnout?

Burnout is a real risk for dentists with serious potential outcomes. Recognising it in yourself and...