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Welcome to Thrive!

Here physicians and other healers find a window into the experience of unforeseen patient losses and the world of medical malpractice litigation. We hope to provide insight, education, and support for your journey. 




Thrive: Insight Coaching

How to get through a malpractice lawsuit

Are you hurting after an unexpected outcome? Struggling to find your way in the midst of a malpractice lawsuit? Longing to restore joy in your practice and in life? One-on-one coaching may be the tool for you.


The latest from the blog

Grief in Physicians and Nurses

3 Reasons Why We Grieve Patients’ Unexpected Outcomes

Grief is a common feeling among physicians and other healers whose patient has had an unforeseen, adverse outcome. Let’s explore three roots of grief in physicians, nurses, and other healers.

Inside the Whirlwind of the Second Victim

Inside the Whirlwind

I promised last spring to explore the emotions of the second victim “someday.” Well, someday has come. Join me to explore the whirlwind that is normal for the doctor facing a surprising patient outcome.

Guidance for doctor in a malpractice lawsuit

5 Tips for Testifying at Deposition

Does the notion of a deposition feel foreign to you? Let’s explore strategies that will lead to your success.


elsewhere on the web

The Stress of Malpractice Litigation

Enjoy this recent interview with Dr. Jarret Patton, host of the “Licensed to Live” Podcast.