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  • Being exposed to potentially morally injurious experiences (PMIEs)

    15 Apr, 2020


    Why is this relevant?
    Covid-19 is placing significant demand on an already stretched healthcare system. Prioritisation of resources (e.g., staff, beds and ventilators) due to increased d...
  • Individual and team Resilience

    15 Apr, 2020

    Why is this relevant?

    During the covid-19 outbreak front line workers are going to be exposed to a range of extreme demands and significant adversity. Resilience can help protect wo...
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorders (PTSD)

    15 Apr, 2020


    Why is this relevant?
    Covid-19 workers are likely to witness a number of distressing scenes and be exposed to a range of potentially traumatic events. For some, this may contribute to th...
  • Stay motivated!

    15 Apr, 2020


    Why is this relevant? 
    Responding to covid-19 is going to require effort from workers over a prolonged period of time. This might span weeks, months and years. Ensuring that workers...
  • Be ready for action!

    15 Apr, 2020

    Why is this relevant?

    During the covid-19 response, workers from across the healthcare system (and beyond) will be called upon to fight the disease outbreak. Ensuring that staff are prep...
  • Optimizing team performance: Team dynamics

    15 Apr, 2020

    Why is this relevant?

    Covid-19 workers are likely to work in dynamic teams, often with people they do not know and in high demand, variable resource settings. Optimising team performance...
  • Monitoring and optimizing sleep

    15 Apr, 2020

    Why is this relevant?

    COVID-19 workers may be required to undertake night-time, early morning, rotating and extended duration workhours. These work demands may result in insufficientslee...
  • How to manage Extreme Stressors

    15 Apr, 2020


    Why is this relevant? 
    In the line of duty, covid-19 workers will encounter a number of extreme stressors or demands. These stressors/demands can impact upon an individual’s capacit...
  • Performance Debriefing

    15 Apr, 2020


    Why is this relevant? During the response to the covid-19 outbreak a range of different healthcare workers will be required to interact to deliver care to critically ill patients. Ensu...
  • How to manage Anxiety and Fear

    15 Apr, 2020



    Why is this relevant?

    In tackling the covid-19 outbreak workers will be faced with a lot of uncertainty and may, at times, enco...