Posts Tagged: annual review

What do you include in your CPD portfolio?

Today I have been updating my CPD portfolio ready for my end of year next month. There are no set ways of recording CPD and each year I make a few adjustments to my system. At the end of each year of CPD I like to reflect on what I have learnt, where I have got to and where I am going. It’s always interesting when I review these reflections a year on and see how my thoughts have changed. At the end of last year I was really interested Continue Reading »

Start the year well in clinic… An annual check-list

Happy New Year, we hope you have started the year feeling fresh, healthy and anticipating another rewarding year in one of the best jobs there is. The start of the year is a good time to review your clinic and determine the direction you are heading professionally and clinically through the year. Self-reflection models are excellent tools for directing your thoughts. I find a simple SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats) analysis a useful tool to assess myself as a practitioner and my clinic/business and give me a focus on Continue Reading »