Leadership Check-Up Series: Developing Your Resiliency as a Public Health Professional

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    • Non-member - Free!
    • ALI Cohort 2 - Free!
    • S/THOs and Executive Team - Free!
    • ASTHO Staff - Free!
    • Board of Directors - Free!
    • Senior Deputies - Free!

This special webinar series offered by ASTHO and the National Council for Behavioral Health’s Behavioral Health Training Institute (BHTI).

As our nation continues to struggle with COVID-19, public health professionals working on the front lines leading activities may be feeling angry, confused, stressed, and dismayed. Join national behavioral health and resilience experts for 60 minute sessions of conversation, reflection, and nourishment to help you continue the vital work of responding to COVID-19 while better supporting your families, friends, co-workers, and communities.


When Your Help is Perceived as Harm: Making Sense of Public Reactions to Public Health Action
Open to view video.
Open to view video. This one-hour webinar provides public health officials with an opportunity to understand how the national climate around COVID-19 and health is causing moral injury: the betrayal by people or institutions that should have been trusted to do the right thing. We will explore how leadership is impacted by moral injury and what we can do to support ourselves and our staff during this tumultuous time.
Crisis Leadership and Resiliency: A Trauma-Informed Approach to COVID-19 Response
Open to view video.
Open to view video. This one-hour workshop identifies public health leadership strategies to minimize the impact of anxiety on staff, as well as techniques to promote resiliency and self-care in a trauma-informed way.
Avoiding COVID-19 Burnout: Self-Care and Resiliency for Public Health Leaders
Open to view video.
Open to view video. General concerns and anxieties can be difficult to manage during the best of situations, but what happens when you are trying to manage them as a leader amid a public health crisis? Learn about the range of individual and collective responses to trauma and practice strategies to effectively respond to stress and engage in self-care.