In this webinar we will discuss the mental health impact of the CoVID-19 pandemic on Australian health professionals.
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?
Knowing that there will be consequences a variety of organisations have developed specialised support services for health professionals. We will discuss some of the options available for information and support including peer support and online and telehealth services.
Importantly we will also what strategies we need to put in place to mitigate the effects of future crises on health care workers?
The webinar series examines some of the online mental health treatment programs that GPs need to know about, focusing on evidence-based programs that have been developed in Australia. The evidence around the efficacy and usefulness of different programs will be discussed along with practical aspects of using the programs.
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.