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Personal Loss During the Crisis: Staying Mentally Strong

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A one-hour awareness session that provides practical takeaways in a flexible timeframe
  • 1 Hour
  • Seminar
  • General Audience

Description

The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically altered everyone’s daily lives, including how people grieve the loss of a loved one.

Globally, millions of people have died from COVID-19, and the pandemic is creating a new context for people to comprehend death and grief, because so many people are dying in quite disturbing ways.

It’s taking the lives of people who wouldn’t have died otherwise. Often, they are alone, without physical contact from their loved ones because of social distancing measures and hospital regulations that prohibit visitors.

Rituals that we typically rely on to say goodbye to people, such as having funerals, sitting “shiva” or visiting a loved one in the hospital, are also being taken away from us due to the necessary social distancing.

Structure

A 1-hour instructor led training session that combines lecture elements with a variety of engaging elements like Q&A, group discussion, as well as polling and chat functionality when delivered virtually