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Ros Ben-Moshe
26 March 2018

Tired? Laughter is the Best Medicine

Nurses are known to have a wicked a sense of humour. However, when shiftwork starts getting the better of a once jovial nurse, it is no laughing matter. Miserable nurses create miserable workplaces, which is particularly worrying in environments where the rotating shifts can be, at times, unrelenting. This session looks at how you, as a nurse, can infuse humour back into your shifts and, in so doing, create a better working environment for yourself, your colleagues, and your patients.

Educator

Ros Ben-Moshe

Educator

Ros Ben-Moshe is director of LaughLife Wellbeing Programs, a leading provider of wellbeing, mindfulness, and laughter wellness programs. LaughLife delivers programs for a diverse range of clients, including hospitals. Ros holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Postgraduate Certificate in Health Promotion, and a Masters of Public Health. She has also held a teaching and research position at La Trobe University and was a subject coordinator and tutor in the School of Public Health and Human Biosciences. Ros has conducted research on laughter in a dialysis unit and run pilot studies investigating the health benefits of laughter wellness activities in aged care facilities. She is the author of the book: <em> Laughing at Cancer – How to Heal with Love, Laughter and Mindfulness. </em>

Comments

14 Jun 2018
the lecture wasn't funny, it just explained why it is necessary to be comical in the right setting
01 Jun 2018
29 May 2018
Fantastic content
27 May 2018
would like to see more
24 May 2018
Interesting. Would have liked to see the Laughter session.
24 May 2018
Engaging and interesting presentation. Laughing is great for the soul!
15 May 2018
The educator was enthusiastic and inspiring, I wish more nurse educators could engage the way she did. It is unusual to finish a session with an enthusiastic uplifting feeling.
08 May 2018
Ok
05 May 2018
Good presentation
02 May 2018
Some interesting points
01 May 2018
Very inspiring.
18 Apr 2018
Very good presentation
16 Apr 2018
This was hands down the best video I have watched in a long time. I wish all work places could listen to this to. And in turn incorporate the learnings to make hospitals/health care facilities positive and happy places to be despite people being sick. I loved it!
15 Apr 2018
GOOD Info
12 Apr 2018
Really uplifting and light Great to hear
11 Apr 2018
Great to see that laughter has such good effects.
09 Apr 2018
It was interesting
08 Apr 2018
Great
07 Apr 2018
Very good
06 Apr 2018
v interesting
05 Apr 2018
Interesting and helpful to improve my self care and build better relationships.
04 Apr 2018
GOOD
01 Apr 2018
very impressive presentation.
31 Mar 2018
This is an interesting topic which has changed my thoughts that I should always look very sad when I work with patients in hospitals. If I am relaxed, I could make my patients feel relaxed, and vice versa.
31 Mar 2018
Very knowledgeable recapping the way that I work in a team.
29 Mar 2018
I admired the educator as in the face of adversity she produced a positive attitude professionally but also privately through her own life difficulties.
27 Mar 2018
Educator is easy to understand and kept my attention throughout

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