Supporting health care workers during COVID-19

In this webinar we will discuss the mental health impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Australian health professionals. What does the research tell us about what consequences to expect in the population generally as well as in ourselves and our colleagues?

Importantly we will also what strategies we need to put in place to mitigate the effects of future crises on health care workers?

Learning outcomes:

  • Explain the likely impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and other health crises on health professionals.
  • Articulate the impact on their own lives both personal and professional
  • Discuss special circumstances and the barriers to care for health professionals generally
  • Identify a range of options, both face to face and online, available to health professionals seeking support for COVID-19 related distress

Audience:

GPs and GP registrars, psychologists and allied mental health practitioners, in fact any health professional with an interest in improving outcomes for patients with mental health conditions.

Start date

Thursday, May 21 2020 at 1:00pm

End date

Thursday, May 21 2020 at 8:00pm

Location

Online