Lunch & Learn Theme: Nursing Education during COVID-19 -Mental health and resiliency

16 February 2021

Title: Mental Disorders Symptoms Among Nurses in Canada Pre-COVID: Implications for the Future

Description: Present results of an online Pan-Canadian Survey of Nurses’ Operational Stress Injuries conducted in 2019 which details the prevalence and root causes of nurses mental disorder symptoms as well as help-seeking behaviour amongst nurses. Consider the implications of these results for Canada’s health system in light of the impact of COVID-19 on nurses’ mental health.

Presenter and biography:

Linda Silas, President, Canadian Federation of Nurses’ Unions (CFNU)