Design

The Wellness Design Podcast

Cheryl Janis

Healthcare interior designer Cheryl Janis interviews big-hearted industry professionals, designers, artists, and creatives who share their must have design resources and tools for your patient-centered medical, dental, healthcare practice or beauty business. Stop feeling overwhelmed by all the design choices out there. Learn the best options for you, your staff, patients and clients, and how to use them intelligently in your own wellness space.

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Episodes

08 - How to create a positive first impression in the decor of your waiting room
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08 - How to create a positive first impression in the decor of your waiting room

Companion piece to The Waiting Room Cure book. In today's episode, Cheryl teaches you how to create a positive first impression in your waiting room and why it matters to keeping patients returning and referring.

07 - When your patients say, "It feels so good in here!" it means good Feng Shui!
00:33:26
2018-01-14 21:22:46 UTC 00:33:26
07 - When your patients say, "It feels so good in here!" it means good Feng Shui!

How to create fabulous Feng Shui in your wellness space is the topic of today's show! I'm thrilled to share my interview with Interior Designer and Feng Shui Master Cindy Garreton - CindyGarretonInteriorDesign.com - who helps you bring a deeper awareness to your environment and start creating good flow and harmony you and your patients will LOVE.

06 - How to decorate your waiting room for the holidays
00:27:12
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06 - How to decorate your waiting room for the holidays

When it comes to decorating your waiting room for the holidays, what’s the best approach and where do you start? In today’s episode I pick the brain of one of the most fabulous decorators I know, Rachel Moriarty - https://www.rachelminteriors.com/ — about how to create an easy and beautiful holiday decor that you, your staff and your patients will love! Lean in and listen now.

05 - Why going vegan in your office decor is good for animals and your business
00:42:37
2018-01-14 21:22:46 UTC 00:42:37
05 - Why going vegan in your office decor is good for animals and your business

Welcome to the vegan glam design revolution! In today’s episode I interview one of my sheroes; accomplished vegan design expert, Deborah DiMare, of DiMare Design — http://www.dimaredesign.com/. You’ll learn why faux leather is softer, more durable and cheaper than animal leather and how down in pillows can make allergies worse for your patients. Learn how to go cruelty free and use it in your marketing to set yourself apart.

04 - Color Me Calm --Adult Coloring Books For Your Waiting Room
00:25:43
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04 - Color Me Calm --Adult Coloring Books For Your Waiting Room

How can an adult coloring book create a memorable experience in your waiting room and offer next level service to your peeps? In today’s episode I interview Lacy Mucklow, the author of the wildly popular adult coloring books “Color Me” series. You’ll learn how coloring instantly calms the brain regardless of your age and what’s so unique about these coloring books your patients (and their families) will love!

03 - How to avoid these common sense bad design mistakes and why it matters to your business
00:40:58
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03 - How to avoid these common sense bad design mistakes and why it matters to your business

Design mistakes to avoid and the roadblocks to success that bad design can cause in your practice. Why some doctors and healthcare practitioners aren’t listening. In today’s episode I interview Kathy Gaughran, Senior Marketing Specialist with Healthcare Success Strategies: www.healthcaresuccess.com. She’s been in the biz for 25 years and has seen it all. She’s got stories to share including the one where she asks her client, “Would you put this dirty rug in your home?” Of course not, the doctor responded.

02 - How to use your office design as a powerful marketing tool
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02 - How to use your office design as a powerful marketing tool

How can the design of your patient-centered office serve as a powerful marketing tool in your outreach on social media to help build relationships with patients and grow your business? Listen in to today’s episode as I pick the savvy brain of healthcare business consultant Joe Sanock -- [https://www.practiceofthepractice.com/][1] -- about how to marry the design of your healthcare office with your website and social media presence to build a business that stands out from the crowd.

01 - Demystifying Healing Art
00:46:13
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01 - Demystifying Healing Art

Listen in to Cheryl’s interview with Peter C. Blanchard—a Portland, Oregon based nature photographer who specializes in healing art. Peter explains the difference between evidence-based art and art sold at big box stores with specific info about what types of nature art tap into the feel-good centers of the brain, what’s best for your patients, and how to get these ready-to-hang exquisite prints delivered directly to your doorstep.

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64 - How to grow your referral business without spending a dime on advertising
00:21:30
2018-01-14 21:22:46 UTC 00:21:30
64 - How to grow your referral business without spending a dime on advertising

When your patient-centered design becomes your biggest ally in growing your referral business to places you’ve never imagined. How does this happen and why?

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63 - Dear young doctor or healthcare practitioner, do these design changes first
00:21:59
2018-01-14 21:22:46 UTC 00:21:59
63 - Dear young doctor or healthcare practitioner, do these design changes first

What design changes to consider first when you’ve just graduated from dental or medical school or have just finished your professional training and have a huge amount of debt hanging over your head.

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62 - What does the story of your space say about your business?
00:20:45
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62 - What does the story of your space say about your business?

Your environment is your brand. What’s in it are properties that attract, safeguard and expand your perfect client base. What does the story of your space say?

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61 - C & R answer this question, “My painter suggests leaving the door trim color as is, what do you think?”
00:23:00
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61 - C & R answer this question, “My painter suggests leaving the door trim color as is, what do you think?”

When to listen to your painter’s opinion about your color choices and when to listen to your badass healthcare interior designer. How to deal with overwhelm and confusion when there are so many design choices and different opinions weighing in.

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60 - The design of a wildly profitable mobile veterinary business
00:21:10
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60 - The design of a wildly profitable mobile veterinary business

How the design of person or pet-centered portable medical and healthcare business can set you apart from your brick and mortar counterparts. That and the rise of the concierge doctor.

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59 - Are you one of many practitioners in a clinic setting?
00:20:42
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59 - Are you one of many practitioners in a clinic setting?

How to design clinics that house a variety of health and wellness practitioners. How to make the space feel connected and in the flow and how can each practitioner express their individual style in their treatment rooms? That and more on today’s episode.

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58 - That natural high when your patients and clients come into contact with beautiful scenes in nature
00:19:10
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58 - That natural high when your patients and clients come into contact with beautiful scenes in nature

What happens to the brain when your patients come into contact with vivid and exquisite nature art and how this design element can take your wellness or medical business into the next solar system of awesome

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57 - When panic sets in after you’ve made your design decisions
00:24:40
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57 - When panic sets in after you’ve made your design decisions

When the fear of changing your wellness design sets in and what to do in the in-between time when your empty workspace feels uncomfortable or downright embarrassing.

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56 - Where is my power position and why is it important that I sit in it?
00:22:51
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56 - Where is my power position and why is it important that I sit in it?

Sitting in the power spot in your exam and treatment rooms raises your self-esteem and invites your patients to relax into feeling well-taken care of by you, the expert. Learn how to find your power spot and stories of others who have stepped into theirs.

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55 - How to attract and keep your nursing staff happy
00:24:28
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55 - How to attract and keep your nursing staff happy

Why 17% of new RN’s leave their jobs within a year and how to create spaces that help nurses rejuvenate throughout the day and feel more appreciated at work.

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54 - How to transform your windowless treatment room into a nurturing powerhouse of prosperity
00:22:12
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54 - How to transform your windowless treatment room into a nurturing powerhouse of prosperity

Why a windowless treatment room is not a death sentence for your wellness business. Two important design tips to transform windowless rooms into spaces your clients will want to return to over and over again.

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53 - The relief of Imposter Syndrome in a person-centered design
00:18:41
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53 - The relief of Imposter Syndrome in a person-centered design

Imposter Syndrome is the shitty sandwich we all sometimes eat. How your person-centered interior design can help and an explanation of Evidence-Based Design.

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52 - Stories of doctors & wellness professionals who have seen BADASS results after redesigning their work spaces
00:18:13
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52 - Stories of doctors & wellness professionals who have seen BADASS results after redesigning their work spaces

Stories of doctors & wellness professionals who have seen BADASS results after redesigning their work spaces: Three words: Self-confidence, respect and empowerment.

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51 - Dear Esthetician, Please stop making this design mistake in your treatment room.
00:18:58
2018-01-14 21:22:47 UTC 00:18:58
51 - Dear Esthetician, Please stop making this design mistake in your treatment room.

The biggest design mistake Cheryl sees estheticians make in the design of their reception and treatment rooms and how to fix it to make your beauty biz more profitable.

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50 - What IS the best paint color for my medical office or healthcare space?
00:25:28
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50 - What IS the best paint color for my medical office or healthcare space?

What costly color mistakes to avoid & how to find the right shade for your wellness space or healthcare facility. Cheryl discusses her book, The Color Cure and Rhea asks all the right colors questions to help you save thousands of dollars in design mistakes.

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49 - Why having too many square shapes in your wellness space is bad for business
00:20:22
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49 - Why having too many square shapes in your wellness space is bad for business

This design secret is a game changer for your business. How to balance the shapes in your wellness space to get that cozy vibe you’re looking for.

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48 - What to do with brick or concrete walls in your clinic, facility or wellness space
00:22:36
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48 - What to do with brick or concrete walls in your clinic, facility or wellness space

How to create a nurturing treatment room when one of the walls is red brick or concrete. Listen to today’s episode to find out exactly how to treat these unique design challenges.

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47 - Important wellness design lessons from Kenny G.’s impromptu serenade in the sky
00:19:16
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47 - Important wellness design lessons from Kenny G.’s impromptu serenade in the sky

How to build Superfans in your clients & patients. Do this repeatedly and watch how patient and client loyalty surge and referral business grows.

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46 - Where to hang mirrors in your wellness space
00:22:18
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46 - Where to hang mirrors in your wellness space

The best places to hang mirrors in your clinic, treatment room or wellness space. Cheryl & Rhea break down the what, how and why hanging mirrors appropriately is important to creating a nurturing environment everyone loves.

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45 - How to use your city landmarks in the design of your waiting room
00:20:34
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45 - How to use your city landmarks in the design of your waiting room

When your clients and patients are people of color, seniors and kids, how do you go about designing a space that feels welcoming to everyone? Listen in to today’s episode and find out how:

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44 - How the design of a senior living facility compares to the design of a medical office
00:21:13
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44 - How the design of a senior living facility compares to the design of a medical office

Learn how senior living environments are designed to address the physical, emotional and mental challenges of the older population and how this unique speciality is different than designing for a medical office.

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43 - When to go with your gut when it comes to making design decisions
00:21:21
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43 - When to go with your gut when it comes to making design decisions

When something is off in your wellness space and you don’t know exactly what it is. How to figure out what to do and where to start first to create a nurturing, safe space everyone loves.

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42 - Part 2: This chair position in the dentist’s treatment room can reduce patient anxiety + ceiling treatments
00:21:29
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42 - Part 2: This chair position in the dentist’s treatment room can reduce patient anxiety + ceiling treatments

R & C share more tips on how to create a ceiling in the dentist’s treatment room that wins your patients over. Learn how this young dentist onboarded 100 new patients after the installation of his new design. Learn how you can do the same.

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41 - Part 1: Learn why the dental operatory chair is frequently placed in a position that increases patient anxiety and what to do about it.
00:19:36
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41 - Part 1: Learn why the dental operatory chair is frequently placed in a position that increases patient anxiety and what to do about it.

Learn why the dental operatory chair is frequently placed in a position that increases patient anxiety and what to do about it. Cheryl & Rhea discuss a design revolution of the dentist’s treatment room and what to do with those ceilings.

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40 - Why you’ll never get a second chance to make a first impression
00:25:25
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40 - Why you’ll never get a second chance to make a first impression

When a 3 year old girl won’t go into her psychiatrist dad’s professionally designed office, he takes matters into his own hands. 3 design tips on how to create a positive first impression in your healthcare facility or wellness space and why it matters to your bottom line.

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39 - Is your money in the toilet? What does the Feng Shui Wealth Area say about your business?
00:20:32
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39 - Is your money in the toilet? What does the Feng Shui Wealth Area say about your business?

What does the Feng Shui Wealth Area say about your business? Listen in to the details about how to enhance your money zone in the design of your wellness space and what happens when your money is in the toilet.

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38 - Avoid this design mistake & save thousands of dollars & lost time to fix it
00:18:16
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38 - Avoid this design mistake & save thousands of dollars & lost time to fix it

Avoid this design mistake & save thousands of dollars & lost time to fix it. Learn when it's the right time to hire a professional healthcare interior designer.

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37 - Spiritual art, Buddha statues & other religious decor in your wellness space
00:22:30
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37 - Spiritual art, Buddha statues & other religious decor in your wellness space

When to use spiritual art, Buddha statues and other religious decor in the design of your wellness space, healthcare facility or senior living center.

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36 - What a 3-yr-old can teach you about the design of your wellness space
00:24:25
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36 - What a 3-yr-old can teach you about the design of your wellness space

When a 3-yr-old little girl & bone marrow transplant recipient starts singing on Facebook, Cheryl loses it. That and how to design skilled nursing homes to encourage family visits on today’s episode of TWDP.

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35 - When clients kvetch & your space is too college dorm room
00:22:20
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35 - When clients kvetch & your space is too college dorm room

When clients & patients kvetch and the design of your space is not professional enough. That and other critical transition points in the life of your wellness business when a new design will produce outsized results.

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34 - Are the smells in your wellness space hurting your business?
00:22:00
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34 - Are the smells in your wellness space hurting your business?

Are the waves of unfriendly smells coming from your clinic, treatment room, or senior living facility hurting your business? Welcome to the world of Environmental Aromatherapy.

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33 - Are you hiding from the world inside your wellness business?
00:19:18
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33 - Are you hiding from the world inside your wellness business?

Do you experience fear of being out in the world with your work? You’re not alone. Listen in to find out ways in which you might be hiding out and hurting your business in the process and how to break free of the fear through your design

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32 - Why sitting with your back to the door is bad for your health
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32 - Why sitting with your back to the door is bad for your health

When you sit with your back to the door, your nervous is on alert and the stress hormone cortisol is released. Learn the best position for your desk to increase self-confidence and productivity in your wellness business.

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31 - When a 5-year-old licks the reception desk what do you do?
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31 - When a 5-year-old licks the reception desk what do you do?

Boredom in the waiting room. Outdated magazines, inappropriate tv for kids and a bored five year old who licks the reception desk during a long wait at urgent care all point to the urgent need for a redesign.

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30 - Give up perfectionism & learn how to move forward with your design project
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30 - Give up perfectionism & learn how to move forward with your design project

How to avoid “all or nothing thinking” when it comes to your next wellness design project and steps to overcoming the overwhelm often associated with revamping your space.

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29 - The psychology of your diplomas and where to hang them in your wellness space
00:16:28
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29 - The psychology of your diplomas and where to hang them in your wellness space

Why did C's client object to hanging her professional certificates in her wellness space and how when she changed her mind, it changed her business. Why it’s time to dust off your professional certificates and hang them on the wall near your intake area or desk.

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28 - Are you a highly sensitive person? Designing with the HSP in mind
00:21:19
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28 - Are you a highly sensitive person? Designing with the HSP in mind

If you’re an HSP or have clients and patients who are highly sensitive, you won’t want to miss today's episode. HSP's Cheryl & Rhea get into the design specifics of how to make your sensitive peeps feel extra comfortable in your space.

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27 - What if I can't move the bed in my treatment room?
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27 - What if I can't move the bed in my treatment room?

Today's question comes from podcast listener Tina—a new esthetician who asks "What if I can't move the bed in my treatment room?" Cheryl & Rhea dive deep into design answers that apply to all treatment and exam rooms.

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26 - Revamp with the theme of Spring and help alleviate SAD
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26 - Revamp with the theme of Spring and help alleviate SAD

Spice up your wellness space with the elements of Spring. Lighten up your waiting room and help your patients with SAD [Seasonal Affective Disorder]

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25 - How to give a hydrocolonic to your wellness space and why it matters to your business
00:19:04
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25 - How to give a hydrocolonic to your wellness space and why it matters to your business

Hydrotherapy is to the colon what clearing clutter is to your wellness space. In today's episode, Rhea and Cheryl talk about how to clear out excess stuff from your space and why it matters to the health of your wellness business.

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24 - Not just the bad smells in your bathroom matter
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24 - Not just the bad smells in your bathroom matter

What happens after you give a client a treatment and she [or he] steps into your bathroom only to be turned off by how the space feels? Regardless of whether you own or operate a healthcare facility or wellness business, the bathroom is an extension of the experience you provide and can reflect positively or negatively on your business.

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23 - What do to when it gets too loud in your treatment room, waiting room or other wellness space
00:17:30
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23 - What do to when it gets too loud in your treatment room, waiting room or other wellness space

It can be downright embarrassing when your client or patient is trying to receive a treatment from you but noise from another room creeps in. Sound management tools to the rescue.

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22 - TV in the waiting room - yay or nay?
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22 - TV in the waiting room - yay or nay?

R & C explore the pros and cons of having a tv in the waiting room and how this effects your patients' perception of quality of care. If you're considering adding or removing a tv to or from your healthcare space, this episode is for you.

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21 - What Disneyland & your wellness environment have in common is not what you might think
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21 - What Disneyland & your wellness environment have in common is not what you might think

Every design starts with a vision. In today's episode, Cheryl & Rhea walk you through how to begin to create yours. The first question is

"How do you want your waiting room, exam or treatment room, senior living facility or healthcare space to feel?"

Tune in now for all the details.

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20 - How intelligent wellness design can return dignity and independence to people with disabilities
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20 - How intelligent wellness design can return dignity and independence to people with disabilities

Rhea shares the story of when a bathroom project remodel gave a stroke survivor back her independence and dignity. Bring tissues.

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19 - How your person-centered wellness space can keep your patients from going postal
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19 - How your person-centered wellness space can keep your patients from going postal

Find out how your nurturing and safe person-centered wellness space can keep your patients and clients from becoming angry or extremely agitated and taking it out on you and your staff.

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18 - What is junk food in wellness design and does it matter to the health of your business?
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18 - What is junk food in wellness design and does it matter to the health of your business?

Cheryl & Rhea explore the idea of junk food in wellness design and the importance of creating a waiting room, treatment room or medical space with items that have a soul. Listen to find out more.

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17 - Bad days and space clearing; how to clear the energetic funk from your wellness space and why it matters to your business
00:20:22
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17 - Bad days and space clearing; how to clear the energetic funk from your wellness space and why it matters to your business

What happens when your space starts to feel stuffy, energetically heavy and just plain sad? How to go beyond the physical cleaning of your wellness or healthcare environment and why it matters to your business.

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16 - How to design a nurturing staff lounge that keeps your work family happy
00:21:57
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16 - How to design a nurturing staff lounge that keeps your work family happy

What do you do when you and/or your team start to feel the pangs of burnout? How to create a nurturing staff lounge on any budget that keeps staff turnover low and your work family happy.

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15 - When patients and clients don't respect and trust you, it's a problem. How the design of your wellness space can help
00:23:37
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15 - When patients and clients don't respect and trust you, it's a problem. How the design of your wellness space can help

When Cheryl redesigned her Acupuncturist's treatment room she saw a big problem and helped her client fix it. Listen in for all the details and get free wellness design advice you'll be happy you didn't miss.

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14 - The story of what NOT to do in the design of your healthcare or wellness space
00:16:46
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14 - The story of what NOT to do in the design of your healthcare or wellness space

Cheryl & Rhea share design stories of what NOT to do in the design of your treatment room, waiting room and other wellness spaces. Hint: A dentist's poster of The Three Stooges Mo pulling out Larry's tooth with pliers traumatized many of his young patients.

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13 - How to create a person and pet-centered design for your Veterinary practice
00:21:28
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13 - How to create a person and pet-centered design for your Veterinary practice

Cheryl shares stories about her Veterinary design projects and how designing for pets and their people is an opportunity to create a unique experience for both pets and humans. Hint: The waiting room becomes the living room.

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12 - How Rhea's acupuncturist saved her from morning sickness and what was so special about the acupuncturist's wellness space
00:21:30
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12 - How Rhea's acupuncturist saved her from morning sickness and what was so special about the acupuncturist's wellness space

Rhea walks us through her experience of being a patient at her acupuncturist’s busy practice and why she is one of 30% of the US population who spends money outside health insurance on cash-based complimentary alternative medicine.

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11 - When Cheryl's Gyno asked, "What's the one thing you'd change about this exam room?"
00:16:30
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11 - When Cheryl's Gyno asked, "What's the one thing you'd change about this exam room?"

Cheryl shares her story of being a patient on the exam table for her annual pap smear/gyn exam. Find out her answer to the one wellness design question her doc asked and what came out of it. Hint: Leg stirrups and lighting.

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10 - How to bring hope into your waiting room
00:11:40
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10 - How to bring hope into your waiting room

Learn how to instill optimism and hope into the design of your waiting room regardless of what type of wellness facility you have. Cheryl & Rhea give specific design examples to get you started on transforming your waiting room today without breaking the bank. Get ready to be inspired.

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9 - Why Cheryl sings to her indoor plant everyday and why you want plants in your wellness space
00:22:17
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9 - Why Cheryl sings to her indoor plant everyday and why you want plants in your wellness space

Get the inside scoop on the benefits of indoor plants in your healthcare or wellness space and why fake plants just don’t cut it.

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8 - When Cheryl’s client painted her waiting room walls red, you won’t believe what happened
00:16:25
2018-01-14 21:22:50 UTC 00:16:25
8 - When Cheryl’s client painted her waiting room walls red, you won’t believe what happened

After this wellness spa owner broke up with her boyfriend, she painted her waiting room walls red. Learn what paint colors are best for your wellness or healthcare space and how to avoid costly mistakes. Word of Warning: The word vagina is used several times in the episode.

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7 - How to design senior living facilities so that residents come out of their rooms
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7 - How to design senior living facilities so that residents come out of their rooms

One of the most challenging transitions in life is moving into a senior living facility after living independently your entire adult life. But what happens when the facility makes you want to stay in your room forevermore and never come out. Listen to a personal story about how Cheryl's Dad made the transition and how the design of your senior care living facility can make all the difference in helping the residents [and family members who visit them] thrive.

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6 - Invasion of personal space in the exam room
00:24:54
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6 - Invasion of personal space in the exam room

Learn the basics of how to design an exam room so you’re not on top of your patient. Hear what design challenges are easily avoidable and how to make the experience feel nurturing and safe for everyone.

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5 - Why flooring is a big deal in your healthcare practice, senior living facility, medical office or wellness space
00:18:46
2018-01-14 21:22:50 UTC 00:18:46
5 - Why flooring is a big deal in your healthcare practice, senior living facility, medical office or wellness space

Rhea helps you get clear on the do's and don'ts of selecting the best flooring design and materials for your healthcare practice, senior care living facility, medical office, and wellness treatment rooms. You'll learn about one of the most common vision impairments that gets worse with age and why flooring can make or break a patient or client's positive experience in your space.

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4 - Who is Rhea Mader and why did she agree to co-host this podcast with Cheryl?
00:20:56
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4 - Who is Rhea Mader and why did she agree to co-host this podcast with Cheryl?

Meet Rhea Mader of Tumbleweed Interiors and listen to her inspiring journey of how she came to specialize in health and wellness interior design. Little did she know that watching her grandparents go through the aging process would be the catalyst to a major career change.

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3 - The biggest mistake wellness professionals make in the design of their space and why it's bad for business
00:22:25
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3 - The biggest mistake wellness professionals make in the design of their space and why it's bad for business

Why visiting your dental office can make your patients want to run for the hills and never come back. How to reduce anxiety in medical, healthcare and wellness environments and how to get that perfect cozy vibe you've been dreaming of.

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2 - Who is Cheryl Janis and why did she start this podcast?
00:19:21
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2 - Who is Cheryl Janis and why did she start this podcast?

Learn who Cheryl Janis is, why she is passionate about teaching docs & wellness professionals how to design nurturing and safe health and wellness spaces that increase revenue, and why Rhea internet-stalked her for almost three years before finally reaching out.

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1 - Are your waiting room chairs lined up like army cadets in front of a drill sergeant? How does that make your patients feel?
00:21:27
2018-01-14 21:22:51 UTC 00:21:27
1 - Are your waiting room chairs lined up like army cadets in front of a drill sergeant? How does that make your patients feel?

When your waiting room feels like the DMV, it's not a good thing. In today's episode Rhea and Cheryl get into the topic of chairs for the waiting room in your healthcare facility, clinic or wellness space.

Learn why Cheryl thought she was going to jail when she went to the DMV at age 16 to take her California Driver's License test and why Rhea couldn't stop laughing.

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