Dr Kevin Dyer, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Psychology lead for Regional Trauma Network.

Dr Dyer will be exploring potential psychological reactions to the COVID 19 pandemic based on knowledge, evidence and understanding of psychological trauma in NI.

Dr Kevin Dyer

Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Psychology lead for Regional Trauma Network.

Shelly Keenan

GPNI / Mental Health Lead, Down Federation

Additional Resources Noted in Webinar

Vicarious trauma, secondary trauma, and burnout – Click Here for Resource

Covid-19 Mental health and emotional wellbeing resources – https://www.mindingyourhead.info/

COVID Trauma Response Working Group – https://www.traumagroup.org/

Psychological First Aid E-module – https://www.hsclearning.com/course/view.php?id=1042

Healthcare NI apps library – https://apps4healthcareni.hscni.net/

Online Stress Control Classes – **NEW COURSE** – Starts 8th June 2020https://ni.stresscontrol.org/

Framework to support psychological wellbeing of HSC staff – https://www.publichealth.hscni.net/covid-19-coronavirus/guidance-hsc-staff-healthcare-workers-and-care-providers/staff-health-and

Covid-19 bereavement resources  https://www.publichealth.hscni.net/publications/covid-19-bereavement-resources


Highlighted GPNI Mental Health Resources

Mental Health Resource Home – All Resources
Prescribing / Psychiatry

COVID-19 Specific Resources
Mental Health Resources for dealing with COVID-19
Parenting/Family Resources (inc COVID-19)
Managing changes in Demential behaviour during COVID-19: Gudie for Family / Carers 

Health Care Workers
Wellbeing Home
Mental Health Resources for Health Care workers
Top 10 Messages for supporting staff during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Psychological Helplines for Healthcare workers (HCW)
HSC Regional Staff Wellbeing Framework

General Resources
Advice Lines / Directory of Services
Child And Adolescent Mental Health Resources
Self-Harm / Suicide Resources
Recovery Colleges
Self-Help Resources // Self Help Leaflets