Doctors need to be supported, not trained in resilienceBMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h4709 (Published 15 September 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h4709
- Eleanor Balme, fifth year medical student, Brighton and Sussex Medical School,
- Clare Gerada, general practitioner, London,
- Lisa Page, consultant in liaison psychiatry, Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and honorary clinical senior lecturer, Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Eleanor Balme and colleagues discuss the findings of a review that they have undertaken into the need for, and potential of, resilience training in doctors
Competing interests: We have read and understood BMJ policy on declaration of interests and declare the following interests. CG is a partner of the Hurley Group, an organisation that runs a number of practices and general practitioner walk-in centres across London. She is medical director of the Practitioner Health Programme.