physician wellness

There are joys and challenges of being a physician. Developing meaningful connections with patients, solving complex problems, and positively impacting lives can be extremely rewarding. Some physicians also experience common difficulties that present obstacles to maintaining self-care, mental & physical health, and wellness.

At Psychology Works of California, we are passionate about providing psychological services and support to diverse physician communities. We specialize in evidence-based strategies to help physicians across stages of career and specialties achieve optimal health, wellness, and performance.

Our psychologists proudly serve as a trusted resource for the physician community.

common areas of concern for physicians include

  • Stress and adjustment

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Relationship Concerns

  • Preventing burnout

  • Social isolation

  • Coping with negative outcomes

  • Healing from trauma

  • Perfectionism and productivity

  • Social comparisons

  • Sleep, nutrition, exercise, and physical health

  • Career and existential concerns

  • Familial expectations

  • Thriving during shift work

  • Setting boundaries

  • Communicating effectively

  • Performance concerns

  • Organization and workplace challenges

  • Discrimination

  • Imposter Phenomenon