Workplace Resilience in the Time of Covid-19
This is a 4-hour live webinar on Zoom.
Time: TBD (MST)
The impact of trauma on individuals, families, and communities is well established. In the time of Covid-19, those working broadly in the field of public health and impacted in many ways. Those in healthcare organizations are impacted personally, professionally and organizationally. Now, more than ever, it is essential that those of us in healthcare organizations work to promote resilience in those we serve, our organizations, and in ourselves.
- Recognize the impact of trauma; personally, professionally, organizationally.
- Identify strategies to promote resilience; personally, professionally, and organizationally
- Examine the specific impact of trauma and resilience during the Covid-19 pandemic.
- Develop personal, professional, and organizational plans to promote resilience.
James (Jim) Caringi is a Professor and Chair at the School of Social Work, College of Health Professions and Biomedical Sciences. Jim received his B.A. from The State University of New York at Albany. He earned his M.S.W. from Boston University and his Ph.D. in Social Welfare from the State University of New York at Albany. His interests are in the areas of the primary and secondary traumatic stress (STS), child welfare, work with groups and teams, as well action research, particularly with indigenous populations as partners.