Pandemic Resilience for Families
The COVID-19 pandemic has presented unique challenges for children, teens, parents and families. This workshop is designed for families with children ages 10-18 years old (younger/older children are welcome to join, at parent discretion). This workshop is designed to be viewed by children and teens with their parent/caregiver. Families and children are impacted in numerous ways by the current pandemic. This workshop reviews: signs of psychological distress, ways to identify and build resilience, techniques for relieving stress, and additional resources and supports available to Baystate employees and their families.
Goal: The goal of this educational program is to provide Baystate team members and the children and teens in their families with a better understanding of how they are impacted by the pandemic, and practical strategies to increase family resilience.
Provided by: The Department of Psychiatry
• Participants will identify at least 3 common sources of pandemic-related stress on families.
• Participants will identify at least 2 strategies to increase family resilience
• Participants will name sources of external support and help for families in response to the pandemic.
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- 0.50 BCIPE Instructional Hours