Understanding and Coping with the Trauma of Pandemics Webinar Series
At KonTerra, we are committed to supporting the health and wellbeing of our clients. The COVID-19 global pandemic is currently causing unprecedented disruption to daily and working life and triggering strong feelings of uncertainty, stress, and anxiety in almost everybody. This webinar will explore several aspects of what is making this pandemic particularly stressful, and strategies we can all use to help manage the stress effectively and reduce the chance that we will experience severe and enduring trauma reactions as a result of this challenging time.
All webinars are recorded
This webinar will cover the following:
- Why is the COVID-19 pandemic proving so stressful and disruptive?
- What can we do to cope with the stress and minimize the risk of severe traumatic impact?
Lisa McKay is an Australian psychologist who specializes in stress, trauma, and resilience. She has more than 15 years experience providing psychological support services to humanitarian workers worldwide. Lisa has lived in almost a dozen countries, including Bangladesh, Zimbabwe, Laos and Vanuatu. She is currently based in Australia with her husband and two young sons.