Developing Your Resilience as a Healthcare Professional


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Overview/Description

While the COVID-19 pandemic has brought the stresses facing healthcare workers to the world’s attention, even in the best of times, they deal with long hours, overwork, the need to cope and perform in the face of the suffering of others. With personal reserves of resilience and perseverance, they also face severe stress reactions, emotional turmoil, burnout, and depression.

In this course, you’ll learn to recognize the symptoms of stress, from mild to chronic to severe, and the negative personal and professional effects of burnout. You’ll also learn steps you can take to build your own personal resilience and perseverance, as well as ways you can help create a culture of resilience within your team and organization.



Expected Duration (hours)
0.5

Lesson Objectives

Developing Your Resilience as a Healthcare Professional

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
  • recognize key characteristics of resilience
  • identify the symptoms associated with four stages of stress as they affect healthcare professionals
  • identify strategies that help to build personal resilience
  • recognize techniques to improve your resilience in the workplace
  • identify strategies that help build a culture of resilience among coworkers
  • Knowledge Check: Applying Your Resilience Skills
  • Course Number:
    bs_ppd01_a04_enus

    Expertise Level
    Everyone