Final Coming Home webinar to cover professional well-being
Editors' Note: This story ran in our May newsletter, published May 6.
The last webinar in our Coming Home to Primary Care: Pediatric Integrated Health series is around the corner. In our May 28 webinar, Professional Well-Being, join us to learn strategies for fostering a strong sense of individual well-being.
Read on for details about May's webinar. You can register for this webinar here.
Health care workers — including but not limited to physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, behavioral health providers, and administrators — experience exceptional levels of burnout and compassion fatigue as the result of packed schedules, emotional demand, and moral injury — and these stressors have only been amplified since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. In this webinar, speakers will describe how stress affects us psychologically and biologically. Speakers will share research-backed strategies for overcoming barriers to well-being. These strategies are rooted in the Adult Resilience Curriculum, or ARC, a 10-module model for implementing well-being at both the individual and organizational level. The model is rooted in adult positive psychology and organizational well-being theories and has been adapted to apply across medical and educational settings.
- Discuss the psychological and biological effects of stress related to well-being.
- Explain how Adult Resilience Curriculum (ARC) for Health Professionals can be implemented at the individual and institutional levels to help overcome barriers to well-being.
- Articulate how the Mid-America Mental Health Technology Transfer Center (MHTTC) resources can be utilized to assist with an individual’s professional well-being.
To view last month's webinar, Organizational Well-Being, click here.