Course Detail: ONLN-9416 - Mental Health & Wellness During Pandemics

Catastrophic crisis such as September 11th, natural disasters like Hurricane Katrina and pandemics such as COVID-19 can traumatize, increase stress, and undermine our sense of well-being and mental health. Learn techniques in this webinar to help you go from surviving to thriving during catastrophic crisis and pandemics. 

Topics covered in this virtual presentation include: 
  • whole person wellness during crisis and pandemics
  • creating community in the midst of isolation
  • the use of technology for social interactions with friends and family
  • emotions and activities during crisis and pandemics which negatively us
  • emotions and activities which positively impact us
  • two things are that stronger than fear
  • coping with panic
  • helping your children cope
  • dealing with grief during pandemics
  • addressing trauma
  • creating balance while working from home
  • using lessons from astronauts on dealing with isolation 

Within 24 hours of the webinar date, you will receive an email with a link to log on to participate in Webex. This is a live event. All participants require internet access and an email address. 

2 contact hours awarded to nurses, counselors, social workers, physical therapists, occupational therapists, nursing home administrators, dietitians and respiratory care technicians. 

ICB has received and reviewed the application for the above-named continuing education program.  Based upon an evaluation of the materials presented in the application, and in accordance with ICB criteria, 2 continuing education units (CEUs) have been awarded to the following categories: Counselor II, Preventionist II, CARS II, CODP I or II, PCGC II, CCJP II, CRSS I or II, CVSS II, CPRS I or II, MAATP II, CFPP II, NCRS II.

Use the name and address on file with your professional licensing agency when you register. After successfully completing the course, you'll get a certificate of completion by email and can sign in to the KCC Continuing Education site to print your certificate anytime.

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