Training: Mental Health Consequences of Infectious Disease Outbreaks
Sponsored by: NYS Office of Mental Health and NYS Dept. of Health This training, developed with assistance from the Institute for Disaster Mental Health (IDMH) at SUNY New Paltz, will explore mental health consequences of infectious disease outbreaks and why understanding and addressing the anxiety tied to infectious disease is essential to improving compliance with public health measures like quarantine recommendations and PODs, maintaining workforce resilience among healthcare workers, and reducing traumatic reactions for all involved. The training will also identify the diverse groups who are likely to be impacted. Click here to review additional information and to register.