The Cancer Support Community welcomes you to attend What's In Your First Aid Kit?: Resources and Tools to Help You Survive and Thrive, a virtual workshop series for oncology professionals.
What's In Your First Aid Kit? features esteemed guest speakers who will guide participants through seven sessions focused on understanding the role of burnout, compassion fatigue, and moral distress on personal and workplace wellness and tips on developing fortitude, growing mighty as a team and promoting self-compassion.
This no-cost series will occur on select days from April to July 2021. Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions but are not required. This is a non-credit education for personal enrichment.
Preparing for the Next Storm: Resourcing Your Kit
Saturday, April 10 from 2-3 pm EST
Speaker: Jamie Jacobs, Ph.D.
Keeping Your Battery Charged: Fortitude for the Wore Out
Saturday, April 24 from 1-2 pm EST
Speaker: Jamie Aten, Ph.D.
The Best Surge Protector: Self-Compassion
Saturday, May 1 from 1-2 pm EST
Speaker: Emily Gentry, RN, BSN, OCN, HON-ONN-CG
GPS for the Soul: Moving Toward Your Values
Saturday, May 15 from 1-2 pm EST
Speaker: Krista Nelson, LCSW, OSW-C, BCD, FAOSW
Beyond Band-Aids: Growing Mighty as a Team
Thursday, June 8 from 2-3 pm EST
Speaker: Elizabeth Muenks, Ph.D.
Behind the Mask: Moral Distress and Compassionate Care
Thursday, June 24 from 4-5 pm EST
Speaker: Lara Traeger, Ph.D.
There’s Nothing Wrong with Your Kit: It’s a System, Not a Self-Care Problem
Thursday, July 8 from 12-1 pm EST
Speaker: Eucharia Borden, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, FAOSW