Tackling Collective Occupational Trauma: Post-Pandemic and Beyond (Sept 10)

Sep 10, 2021 08:30am -
Sep 10, 2021 11:45am

Event Description

Tackling Collective Occupational Trauma: Post Pandemic and Beyond



Working in health and behavioral health care can prompt daily and escalating feelings of powerlessness, with managing stress and burnout longstanding issues for professionals. The recent pandemic has put the workforce at risk of trauma on steroids: vicarious, if not collective trauma. Practitioners and their patients are amid shared experiences of loss, fear, and vulnerability to the virus’s ongoing impact, with dramatic implications for the Quadruple Aim. Engage in this unique session to advance your ability to identify and tackle collective trauma, both individually and with your colleagues.


Behavioral learning outcomes

After attending the presentation, attendees will be able to:

  1. Identify the cycle of collective occupational trauma

  2. Assess collective trauma across the workforce

  3. Discuss the intersection of the pandemic, societal themes, and collective occupational trauma.

  4. Identify ways to manage collective occupational trauma individually, and with colleagues

  5. Apply content to professional standards, codes of ethics, and regulations



Attendees will earn 3.0 Category I Contact Hours, including 3.0 Category I Contact Hours of Ethics.



  • Arrival time is 8:15am; Training is 8:30am-11:45am
  • This is a virtual training. A link will be sent to registrants  the day prior to the beginning of the training.



Ellen Fink-Samnick  MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CCTP, CMHIMP, CRP, DBH(c)

Registration Fees - includes CE certificate (emailed after training)

NASW Member    $50
Non-Member       $72



This will be a virtual training. Registrants will be sent an online link the day prior to the training.



Please plan to login by 8:15 am. The training begins at 8:30 am and ends at 11:45 am.


Registration deadline: September 8, 2021



If you choose the "Bill Me" option during checkout, please mail payment within 7 days of registering in order to hold your seat. You will receive a confirmation email with your purchase information following checkout; this will serve as your invoice, no other invoices will be provided.


Checks should be made out to NASW Virginia and mailed to:

4860 Cox Road, Suite 200
Glen Allen, VA 23060


If a registrant cancels more than 10 days before the event, a refund will be issued by check or credit back to your credit card, minus a 10% administrative fee.


If cancelation occurs less than 10 days prior to the event, no refund will be issued but you may request a credit towards a future training to be used within 1 year of the cancelation date. Call the Chapter Office (804-204-1339) to cancel within 10 days of the training. A request for credit may be granted at the discretion of the Executive Director in case of a documented emergency.



Individuals who require assistance under the ADA for participation in this training should contact NASW-VA at least 30 days prior to the start of the training.  Please call the Chapter office at 804.204.1339 to discuss your needs or any concerns with a member of the staff.  


Children under the age of 18 are not permitted into any NASWVA sponsored trainings or events, without prior written consent by the chapter. For special situations and/or circumstances, please call or email the chapter office. 

Event Type:Training
Early registration ends on May 31, 2021.
Regular registration starts on Jun 01, 2021 and ends on Sep 08, 2021.
Late registration starts on Sep 09, 2021.


Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 3 CE Hours
Member Fee: $50.00$50.00$50.00
Non-Member Fee: $72.00$72.00$72.00