Addressing Mental Health and Burn Out of Emergency Management Personnel
Monday, November 16, 2020
11:00am – 12:15pm EST
CEUs: CMFO-1.5 Off Mgmt/Anc, CCFO-1.5 Off Mgmt/Anc,CPWM-1.5 Mgmt, RMC-1.5 Prof Devel, RPPO/RPPS-1.0 M/S
COVID-19 is just the latest emergency that has drained resources, manpower and overtaxed the emergency management team. Just like first responders, elected officials are on the front line during and emergency and both work together. This session addresses the mental health challenges faced by emergency management personnel during a prolonged emergency and discusses available resources so all can help each other identify resources through a challenging and difficult time.