Virtual Education, Events and Training

Virtual Education Events & Training

Captain Christopher Bersani is a Clinical Health Psychologist and Neuropsychologist by training and currently serves a Deputy Regional Administrator and the National Lead for Behavioral Health for the Office of Regional Operations of the Health Resources Services Administration. Prior to taking his current assignment, Captain Bersani worked for 6 years for the Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons as Head of the Health Psychology Department at the Federal Medical Center in Devens, MA. Captain Bersani also served over 6 years as a commissioned officer in the United States Navy (Medical Service Corps).

Captain Bersani received his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Vermont (1989) and his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago (1995). In 2002, Captain Bersani achieved diplomate status with the American Board of Professional Psychology. He completed Post-Doctoral training in Neuropsychology in 2007.

Captain Bersani has spent the last 14 years working for HRSA’s Office of Regional Operations where, in addition to providing regional oversight for HRSA grants and programs, he has been the regional and national leader for behavioral health activities and programs for HRSA’s regional offices.

 

 

Event Description: 

This interactive webinar is designed to help rural audiences enduring medical and social isolation, stay healthy, and connected during these unprecedented times.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the basis of wellness, specifically during times of isolation and restrictions

  • Recognize signs of stress in ourselves and others

  • Review safe and sustainable strategies to improve self-care, enhance wellness, and manage stress

  • Gain tools and resources to address social isolation and improve fitness

 

Registration:

Registration is now open! Click Here to register. https://nerha.memberclicks.net/virtual-event-series

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