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Physician Wellness

Your residency or fellowship can be one of the most rewarding yet challenging times of your life.  UTHSC GME recognizes that you need to concentrate on your own mental and physical wellness to help you better serve your patients and lead a healthier, happier life.  These resources can help maintain your well-being by lowering your stress, identifying problem areas, avoiding burnout, and learning how to achieve a healthy work/life balance.

UTHSC Resources

Suicide Hotline 1-800-273-8255 OR Crisis Text by texting TALK to 741741

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To effectively combat stress, you need to activate your body’s natural relaxation response. Techniques such as deep breathing, visualization, meditation, and yoga can help.

Relaxation Techniques

Wellness Events 

Five female residents with a therapy dog
Residents spend some time with a therapy dog

Last Published: Sep 12, 2019