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Compassion Crisis, Coping with COVID-19 and Cascading Collective Trauma

e. alison holman, phd, psychologist and associate profession at UCI SONFeaturing E. Alison Holman, Professor, UCI Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing

Date: May 6, 2021

Time: 1:30PM – 3PM

We are living through a period marked by cascading collective crises — the pandemic, mass unemployment, climate-related disasters, civil unrest due to structural racism, and a divisive political climate that fuels the spread of disinformation.

Health professionals have responded with great compassion and dedication, but many are struggling to cope with overwhelming grief and PTSD. This talk will address how compassion can help us cope with these cascading crises.

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About the Suzanne Renee Leider Lecture

suzanne leider uc irvine school of nursingThis annual lecture honors the memory of Suzanne Renee Leider, a nurse whose vision of compassionate care changed the life of her patients and all who were fortunate to know her.