Managing Emotions Amid Racial Injustices and COVID-19 Webinar

Fri, 06/19/2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dues-paying members of AFT Connecticut-affiliated healthcare unions are invited to attend this webinar focused on the intersection of racism and traumatic work experiences during the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) pandemic.
Licensed clinical psychologist, L. Kevin Chapman, Ph.D., A-CBT, HSPP will lead the discussion. The moderator is Alexis Rean-Walker, secretary-treasurer of Health Professionals and Allied Employees in New Jersey and member of the AFT Nurses & Health Professionals (NHP) Health Equity workgroup. A panel of leaders and members will also share insights into their work on preparedness planning teams.
Attendees will have the opportunity to share their experiences; learn the components of emotions and how to identify triggers to emotional experiences; and will learn tools and strategies to assist in coping.
One nursing continuing education contact hour will be provided to members in good standing.
Click here to register online (includes access info).
American Federation of Teachers/Nurses and Health Professionals is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation
There has been no commercial support of this program and the presenters declare there is no conflict of interest.
At the completion of the webinar, nurses will report more self-confidence in identifying emotional triggers and the ability to manage emotions in response to racial injustices and the pandemic. 
The learner must attend 100% of the session.  After the learner has completed the session,  a certificate of attendance, program evaluation/survey must be completed.
Contact hours awarded for 100% of activity attendance and successful completion of a program evaluation.
Online via Zoom
Miscellaneous event settings
Contact name: 
John Brady
Contact phone: 
(860) 257-9782
Contact email:
No cost for members