Cultivating our Best Selves in Response to COVID-19.
Caring for the Caregiver Town Hall. This Chaplaincy Innovation Lab town hall featured a panel of chaplaincy leaders and educators.
Thriving in Challenging Times: Crisis Response Training for Faith Community Leaders, led by Rev. Kevin Massey, System Vice President, Mission and Spiritual Care and Spiritual Care Leadership, Advocate Aurora Health Care. This approximately 20-minute video equips faith community leaders with the basics of Psychological First Aid and shares information about further training.
The Global Coronavirus Crisis: Steering Ourselves and our Clients Through New and Developing Traumas. Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, author of The Body Keeps The Score, shares timely approaches for those in the helping professions.
Trauma-Informed Care is Wraparound Care in Communities of Faith. Trauma-Informed Care is an approach to addressing experiences of early adversity that emphasizes compassion and incorporates the belief that every person has intrinsic value and should be treated with dignity.
Shamim Sufi ofFamily Support Services and Robert Skrocki of the Interfaith Mental Health Coalition did a presentation “Wellbeing and Resiliency in a Time of Covid” on Friday Aug 28th, 2020. The presentation took place virtually over various social media channels for the Islamic Center of Naperville.