Our Physician Coach Team
Exploring Coaching is 100% Risk Free
Most physicians have never experienced the support of a professional coach - especially one who is a fellow physician. That's why we want to give you that experience with no cost or obligation. Think of it like a "taste scoop" at the ice cream shop. You can see what is like to get a second opinion and a specific written Action Plan from an experienced physician coach ... at No Risk.
You can book this FREE, One Hour, "Discovery Session" with links here on the website.
Remember, all of our coaches are both real-world physicians - with a combined 176 years of practice experience - and experienced executive coaches -- specifically trained to help doctors lower stress, build more life balance and a more Ideal Practice.
FULL COACH BIOS ARE BELOW
- "I am surprised at how quickly I felt better after so many years of feeling so sad."
- "... exactly what I needed in order to re-gain direction and truly believe in myself again"
- "This knowledge and self-belief is allowing me to move forward and ask for the things I need to be effective (happier)."
Click Here to schedule your FREE Discovery Session Consult
- No Cost, No Obligation, Completely Confidential. You will leave this one-hour phone or Skype call with a written action plan for a way forward.
CLICK THE LINKS BELOW TO SEE COACH BIO's
Pam Pappas MD, MD(H)
Pam Pappas MD, MD(H) is a certified physician burnout prevention and leadership coach, integrative psychiatrist, author, mentor, and facilitator.
Her medical practice provides integrative psychiatric care for adults with depression, anxiety, trauma, and stress-related health conditions.
Through coaching, she helps doctors transform the stresses of medicine into their own unique paths of wholehearted living and working. This process benefits their individual and family lives, their medical teams, and their organizations.Back to the top
Mark Jaben, MD is a physician wellness and burnout prevention coach and a practicing Emergency Medicine Physician.
Mark has practiced Emergency Medicine for over 30 years, working in a wide variety of settings in the USA and New Zealand. This has included both clinical work, in which he is still active, and a number of administrative and teaching roles. Now he is one of our certified Physician Burnout Coaches here at TheHappyMD.com.
From Dr. Jaben's clients:
I have never been happier with work or more balanced with life in general.
I really don't think I would have gotten here without the framework that your coaching provided. It has made a huge difference.
Penelope Hsu, M.D. is a board-certified pediatrician and certified professional coach. Her current practice includes clinical pediatric care, private coaching and delivering leadership development programs for hospitals, health centers and agencies working to achieve a balanced, sustainable work culture.
As a first-generation Asian American, who experienced her own burnout during residency, Penelope is focused on helping physicians reclaim the balance, purpose and passion in their lives.
From Dr. Hsu's Clients:
When I first started coaching with Penelope I was in crisis mode, dealing with a difficult boss and my job was not meeting my expectations. Now, we have a much more peaceful practice, with a lot less frustration and I’m way better at leaving work drama at work.
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Harjot Singh, MD
Harjot Singh, M.D. is Faculty at American College of Healthcare Executives, and a practicing Board certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. He has been part of the Physician Burnout Coaching team at TheHappyMD.com, since 2016.
He teaches seminars on Professional Burnout in Healthcare Organizations- How Leaders can take their employees out of Burnout and into Engagement. He helps healthcare organizations with Burnout & Employee Engagement challenges, and coaches other Physicians struggling with professional burnout.
A Fellow of American Psychiatric Association, he is also Assistant Medical Director at Kingsview Tele-Psychiatry services in California.
From Dr. Singh's Clients:
I always come away from our time together with a greater sense of self-awareness.
He will help you get to the root causes of any challenges you face, and then help you develop effective and innovative solutions to address them.
Harjot's coaching forced me to dig deep and identify solutions I had not previously thought of.
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Jackie McParlane, DO is an Emergency Physician and former Emergency Medicine Program Director with over 20 years of direct patient care experience.
She is also an Integrative Medicine Practitioner, certified physician burnout coach and trainer.
Jackie is a native of Michigan, training and practicing in the Metro-Detroit area. She is passionate about working with residents, helping to guide those beginning their physician career. She served as Emergency Medicine Residency Program Director for 9 years, stepping down to pursue her interest in Physician Wellness.Back to the top
Christy Parham Vetter, MD is a certified physician burnout coach, a certified executive coach, and a certified coach through the International Coach Federation.
She is a dermatologist, a general preventive medicine specialist, a medical ethicist, a medical consultant, a presenter, an author, a teacher and an entrepreneur.
With her diverse education and over 25 years of experience in a variety of health care settings, Dr. Parham strives to prevent and treat physician burnout by helping her clients achieve balance,wellness, and meaning in both their work and personal lives.Back to the top