12th January 2021
Virtual Event Held via Zoom
(All welcome including the public and healthcare workers)
|Places are currently available.|
|Date||12th January 2021
|Venue||Virtual Event Held via Zoom|
|Time||19:00 – 20:00 hours|
|CPD point||1 CPD point awarded|
1900 Introduction Prof Meena Upadhyaya, Prof Sue Wong
1905 Prof Jonathan Bisson
Impact of COVID-19 on Mental Health
Professor, Division of Psychological Medicicne and Clinical Neurosciences
Division of Population Medicine, Cardiff University
Professor Jonathan Bisson is a professor in psychiatry at Cardiff University School of Medicine. His main research interests are in the field of traumatic stress. He has conducted various studies including two widely cited randomised controlled trials of early psychological interventions (psychological debriefing and trauma focused cognitive behavioural therapy) following traumatic events and five Cochrane systematic reviews in the traumatic stress field. His work on early interventions following traumatic events has shaped thinking Internationally.
Professor Bisson developed his interest in traumatic stress during his time in the British Army and is an active researcher, clinician and teacher in this area. He founded and leads Cardiff University's Traumatic Stress Research Group.
1940 Question and Answer Session