Meet Two Visionary Holistic Nurses: EPS 048

by | Jun 22, 2016 | 2 comments

Marie Shanahan joins the #YourNextShift podcast with Elizabeth ScalaOK- so another Your Next Shift first. Two guests in one podcast! That’s right… you get double the content, double the resources, and double the fun. I had a blast interviewing these two holistic nurses and you will surely get a lot out of this episode.


A few take aways from our interview with Marie and Veda include:

  • How showing up and deep listening can impact your nursing career;
  • What a solutions-focused approach can do for nursing leadership;
  • And why hope is something to hold onto as you navigate your professional path!

Veda Andrus joins the #YourNextShift podcast with Elizabeth ScalaMarie Shanahan MA, BSN, RN, HN-BC President and CEO, The BirchTree Center for Healthcare and Veda Andrus EdD, MSN, RN, HN-BC VP for Education and Program Development are the principals of The BirchTree Center for Healthcare Transformation, a nurse-owned and nurse-powered education, training and consultation company. They have owned The BirchTree Center for 16 years and are responsible for training over 10,000 nurses in holistic nursing principles, and have worked with 200+ organizations assisting them to create healing environments and compassionate cultures. You can also connect with them on LinkedIn and Facebook.


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Thank you, Elizabeth Scala, host of the ‘Your Next Shift’ podcast!


  1. Marilyn Burke

    How wonderful to listen to this! You both are such gifts to all you touch.We will be forever inspired.

    • Elizabeth

      Thanks so much, Marilyn! So glad that you enjoyed the podcast episode.


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