*Written transcript to come
In this interview with Dr. Shola Ezeokoli, physician, speaker, coach and author, you’ll hear one of the most important questions that doctors, lawyers, accountants and other professionals on the brink of burnout can ask themselves: “What do you want?”
A simple question, but so difficult to answer when we’ve spread ourselves thin and are merely trying to get through the day, let alone manage our time in a way that takes care of ourselves.
Dr. Shola Ezeokoli is the multi-talented founder and CEO of Balance with Dr. Shola LLC and the Physician Heal Yourself brand. Known for her vibrant personality and innovative approach to physician coaching,
Dr. Shola is passionate about helping early to mid-career physicians create lives of more wealth, autonomy, freedom, and fun through her work as a professional coach, speaker, and author.
You can reach out to Dr. Shola here:
To reach out to Merideth Bisiker, host of the Bound for Change podcast, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:23 Shola’s story with burnout while working as a physician
7:24 How the stigmatization of mental health challenges interferes with getting help
8:34 What topic did the media NOT want to hear Dr. Shola speak about with them?
9:26 Doctors are not heroes
13:28 How Dr. Shola helps her physician clients heal from burnout
19:03 Dr. Shola is not a fixer
20:20 Not everything is your business, so stay in your own lane
22:58 Why Dr. Shola won’t help everyone
26:36 The KEY question Dr Shola asks her clients
28:13 We can’t donate to every cause, so choose what makes most sense