Sustaining the Well-Being of Healthcare Workers During Coronavirus

Course: #4715Level: Intermediate1 Hour 2553 Reviews
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The coronavirus (COVID-19) is presenting new and unique challenges. We are navigating unchartered waters with this virus, making it important to find new ways to work and interact while also taking care of our mental health and well-being. Many are teleworking full-time for the first time, isolated from co-workers, friends and family. Others are on the front lines caring for others. No matter what, our daily living routines are disrupted causing added anxiety, stress and strain—physically, mentally, and financially. Now more than ever, we all must take care of our mental health and well-being. The purpose of this session is to provide wellness considerations for work settings as we all navigate the uncharted territory and response to novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). In this webinar, the learner will be offered strategies, exercises, activities and considerations for addressing their own health and wellness including stress management, sleep behaviors, and social connectedness. Additionally, symptoms related to trauma are reviewed along with techniques supervisors can utilize for effective, empathic management.

Course created on April 30, 2020

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Course Type: Video, Audio, Text

CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 3: Professional Issues - Contemporary Issues And Trends; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC), CE Broker #20-699203; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Health And Wellness

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explore strategies employees can enact to address their own health and wellness during an infectious disease outbreak.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to provide example exercises and activities employees can utilize for health and wellness.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe techniques managers/supervisors can utilize to address trauma and secondary trauma in employees.

Agenda

0-15 Minutes Background, what to expect during quarantine
15-30 Minutes Stress management
30-40 Minutes Exercise, nutrition, and sleep
40-45 Minutes Social connections
45-55 Minutes Secondary trauma
55-60 Minutes Wrap up

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Kathleen D. Weissberg received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Kathleen D. Weissberg has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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Passing an online exam will be required to earn continuing education credit, where applicable.

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American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# . This course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, Category 3: Professional Issues - Contemporary Issues and Trends Area).


CE Broker

CE Broker

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health care related (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.


National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Intermediate level, Health and Wellness Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.