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CHW Training Series: COVID-19 and the Impact of Mental Health in the Community

October 20, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This fall, El Buen Samaritano’s Community Health Worker Training and Leadership Center will host its first Fall CHW training series. The series will be hosted virtually and open to all whom are interested. CHW and other Continuing Education Credits, such as those for social workers will be available for many of the trainings, as noted.* The training sessions will be offered beginning October 6, 2020 to Decembers 17, 2020 They will be held from 9AM – 12PM, unless otherwise noted. To register for these training please contact Amanda Doenges, Associate Director of Health Literacy by email at adoenges@elbuen.org. Zoom invitations will be sent via Outlook upon registration.

October 20, 2020
COVID-19 and the Impact of Mental Health in the Community
This course is designed to help participants better understand the impact of COVID-19 in our communities, discuss self-care for health promoters during this time, and what we can do to help the community as well as navigate local and national resources. Atop the impact of mental health due to the pandemic participants will learn how to manage a crisis situation, build mental health literacy amongst participants to be able recognize potential risk and warning signs for a range of mental health problems.


October 20, 2020
9:00 am - 12:00 pm