They have been produced by Dr Heather A. Thornton, University of Hertfordshire for the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (CSP).
After each section there are questions for you to reflect on your own leadership and actions you might want to take.
- What is leadership: a brief look at types, qualities and ways of leading
- Why is leadership important to healthcare now? The challenges: a brief look at the need for leadership and some of the challenges
- How to develop your leadership: a review of areas to consider developing in your route to being a leader
- References to these three resources
What does the literature say about leadership in physiotherapy?
The CSP commissioned a report from the University of Hertfordshire which explored current thinking on leadership in physiotherapy based on published literature, interviews with physiotherapy leaders and the results of a CSP survey on leadership views. The full report can be accessed below: