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When Working with Cancer Patients Is Traumatic

Self-care to better aide patient care.https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/psychological-trauma-coping-and-resilience/202109/when-working-cancer-patients-is-traumatic

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Coping & Treatment Health Behaviors and Self-care Professional Health Resilience and Post traumatic Growth

Stress-Management Strategies for Healthcare Workers

These strategies can help healthcare workers reduce overall stress and burnout.

Stress-Management Strategies for Healthcare Workers

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Professional Health

Reduce COVID Trauma With Psychological First Aid

Reaching into the psychologist’s toolbox to be proactive in a pandemic.

Reduce COVID Trauma With Psychological First Aid

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Medical trauma & distress Professional Health

A Glimpse Into Rural Healthcare in the COVID Era

While everyone’s lives have been changed by COVID, there are some challenges that are more prominent in rural communities—particularly in healthcare settings.

A Glimpse Into Rural Healthcare in the COVID Era

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Professional Health

Confessions From Your Zoom Therapist: Do Diagnoses Matter?

A psychologist specializing in OCD and anxiety explores how our conventional diagnoses may not be pandemic-proof and offers considerations for treatment.

Confessions From Your Zoom Therapist: Do Diagnoses Matter?

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Coping & Treatment Mental Health Challenges Professional Health

3 Ways to Grieve When Your Grief Has No Place to Go

We are all dealing with loss upon loss. The loss of our old life, an anniversary of the death of a loved one, all intensify our professional struggles in helping our patients.

3 Ways to Grieve When Your Grief Has No Place to Go

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Coping & Treatment Professional Health Resilience and Post traumatic Growth

Vicarious Trauma, Mirror Neurons, and COVID-19

Witnessing others in pain can cause vicarious trauma. What happens when empathy becomes too much? Tips and suggestions for coping and resilience.

Vicarious Trauma, Mirror Neurons, and COVID-19

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Coping & Treatment Health Behaviors and Self-care Mental Health Challenges Professional Health Resilience and Post traumatic Growth

Existential Interventions During the Age of COVID

Life-threatening illness can be a catalyst for thinking about life’s meaning. Here are existential strategies to promote hope, growth, and purpose in patients and therapists.

Existential Interventions During the Age of COVID