This World Day letโ€™s reflect and implement practices to better manage work-related psychological health and safety for practitioners in the Community Sector who are engaged in complex, difficult and demanding work, often doing the pointy-end of the work. The impact of vicarious trauma and fatigue that may cause high risk of psychological injury and mental health concerns.
We all have a part to play in maintaining safe and healthy physical and psychosocial work environment as our overall wellbeing includes physical, mental, emotional and social health factors.
In addition to providing ongoing experiential professional learning opportunities for practitioners in the Community Sector, LEAD is committed to supporting the well-being of the workforce working with children, young people, families and communities.
This World Day, LEAD Professional Development Association Inc., is launching a ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐ฎ๐ญ๐ž๐ฐ๐ž๐ฅ๐ฅ๐›๐ž๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ, a 12-week program that will be facilitated every Wednesday at midday, using techniques like Diaphragmatic Breathing, Progressive Muscular Relaxation and then progressing to Guided Imagery.