28 September 2021
“There have been no societies that did not tell stories”: Why storytelling matters
Julian Groves explains why storytelling is such a powerful tool for helping people to process emotions, and why the process of safely sharing and listening to stories through Schwartz Rounds is so vital - and shouldn't be left to chance.
29 April 2021
How Covid increased work-related stress in the NHS
Julian Groves reflects on the impact of the pandemic on work-related stress in the NHS.
17 April 2020
Caring for carers: psychological support for NHS staff
Julian Groves discusses the essential psychological support structures being put in place for NHS workers.
30 March 2020
‘Team Time’ – reflecting together on the Covid crisis
The Covid 19 crisis presents challenges for providing moral support to health and care workers. Julian Groves outlines our approach to supporting small-scale, virtual, team-based reflection across the Schwartz community.
26 February 2020
Schwartz Rounds in integrated care: supporting quality improvement and aiding integration
Julian Groves explores how Schwartz Rounds could help integration in new organisations or partnerships delivering health and social care
17 February 2020
‘Resilience’ is best supported by organisational culture, not individuals
An article is critical of the use of resources for individual social workers to address their own resilience in the workplace. Julian Groves, our head of staff experience programmes, agrees.
31 January 2019
Care for the carers, improve care – an introduction to Schwartz Rounds
Julian Groves gives an overview of Schwartz Rounds and why we are supporting a pilot programme to trial Rounds in children's social care organisations.