| Consultation | Holistic
Nursing Certification and Re-Certification
| Curriculum Development | Healing
and facilitation of nurturing retreats for nursing staff,
nurse executives, and nursing faculty/students to boost morale,
build trusting teams, and provide a nourishing time for nurses
is a specialty of The BirchTree Center. Whether for Nurses
Week, for a pre- or post-conference, or simply to show your
appreciation for the diligent work produced by a team of nurses,
we will tailor a retreat of any length to match your vision.
Caring for self and others in a holistic paradigm is the core
framework for all of our retreats.
course facilitated exploration of why we chose nursing as
a profession, it reminded us of the roots of today's nursing
practice in discussion of theorists and nursing scientists
and it allowed us to share some caring moments with our peers.
This program was presented in NYC on 9/14/01, only 3 days
after the terrorist attacks and we literally still felt under
siege. NYUMC was a central site for both the medical examiner
and families. Nothing was normal and there was even a bomb
threat during the day. I will never forget that the instructor
was willing and able to care for the nurses here in the midst
of that chaos and they will not forget how she cared for them
Nurses need retreats
as this for multiple reasons, especially to learn, focus on,
and practice self-care. This program encompassed a lot of
love, fun, laughter, sharing, energy and spirit.
I would love my co-workers
to come to this program. This program reminds you of why you
chose to become a nurse. If all my co-workers could experience
this program we would be a different group providing a new
kind of care.