Happy World Book Day!
The world has been collectively experiencing trauma a result of COVID-19. We, as mental health practionners are not immune. The past year has affected us like none other and we’re still learning how to deal with the mental and emotional effects not only for ourselves but our clients.
As mental health professionals, it's important we lean toward each other, colloborate and share as many resources as we can during tiring times. That is exactly why our team at Washington Psychological Wellness put together this list of mental health resources and books we jointly love.
Here are two books we love:
For a complete List of Resources Check Out:
Feel free to use this resource or share it with clients or colleagues!
What are some mental health book suggestions to add to our list!?
We are always looking for more recommendations!
Saturday Self-Care Challenge!
As mental health professionals, we frequently tote the importance of self-care to our clients. But why is it that we often neglect our own self-care needs? This is a friendly challenge brought to you by Washington Psychological Wellness, encouraging you to engage in self-care today! Whether it be going for a walk, taking a bath, yoga, meditation, whatever, just do something! Mental health professional to mental health professional :)
What is your self-care routine for today!?
With the pandemic nearing its one year mark, the need for telehealth services has dramatically increased over the past year. Stay-at-home orders even required some practitioners to practice across state lines. Are you a practitioner that has been offering telehealth services? Check out the APA's article, What to know about doing telehealth in a different state.