March 24, 2021: Overcoming Challenges and Nurturing Resilience
Strategies and Tools for Staying Connected, Safe and Strong A Webinar Presented by Jill Dorsi, LCSW
This webinar will examine the individual challenges experienced by staff working in group homes and day programs, targeting the following areas:
Behavioral health: stress, fear, and anxiety reactions, loneliness and isolation, grief
Time Management, personal focus: Developing a meaningful routine to mitigate panic, boredom, and restlessness; developing new interests, maintaining and enhancing skills.
Safe practices: Communicating the facts of an emergent situation: modeling safe practices, providing information in accessible formats, developing and practicing processes for worst case scenarios; assuring/overseeing physical health and safety of individuals supported and themselves.
Telehealth: effective use of telehealth services for assessment, counseling, crisis management.
Bibliography for webinar, “Overcoming Challenges and Nurturing Resilience”
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