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Are You Emotionally Calloused? – Dr. William Washington (Free Webinar)
February 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Join our professional mental health workshop as we delve into critical insights derived from research on physicians navigating the challenges of the pandemic. Discover a recurrent cycle experienced by healthcare workers leading to emotional callousing – a state where the intended emotion is recognized but cannot be adequately processed. This workshop equips participants with an in-depth understanding of the cycle, enabling self-reflection, and provides strategies to reshape emotional intentions. Elevate your emotional well-being and enhance your resilience in the demanding field of healthcare.
What you’ll learn:
Identify and Understand the Emotional Callousing Cycle:
Gain a comprehensive understanding of the recurrent emotional callousing cycle experienced by healthcare workers during the challenges of the pandemic. Explore the specific stages of this cycle and recognize its impact on emotional processing.
Self-Reflective Skills Development:
Acquire the tools and techniques necessary for effective self-reflection, enabling therapists to recognize and navigate their own emotional callousing. Develop insights into personal emotional responses and enhance self-awareness within the demanding healthcare environment.
Implement Strategies for Emotional Intention Reshaping:
Explore evidence-based strategies designed to reshape emotional intentions in the face of emotional callousing. Learn practical approaches to process and channel emotions effectively, fostering emotional well-being and resilience. Acquire skills to apply these strategies in therapeutic settings, enhancing the quality of care provided to clients.
William C. Washington aka, “Dr. Will” is “Mind & Music.” Becoming a living icon.
Dr. Will is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, MDMA-assisted therapist, researcher, Clinical Hypnotherapist, IFS therapist, ROCKSTAR with Black Therapist Rock, and virtual reality therapist. He currently holds a PhD in Health Psychology, integrating modern psychology and medicine. He is an expert in Moral Distress and is currently writing a theory to change how we look into trauma. Dr. Will owns Washington Wellness Institute in Cleveland, Ohio, focusing on holistic, integrative care and clinician-centered support. He created a model called Restorative Enhancement Modality to apply a holistic approach to healing.
William has another side that keeps him grounded. He is a well-accomplished musician, trained in over nine instruments, and has been playing local, national, and international shows. He is currently touring with internationally acclaimed Mourning [A] Blkstar while locally leading Da Land Brass Band based in Cleveland, OH. William has performed and created music in notable areas such as Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim, The Kennedy Center, and Christoph Winkler Company in Germany.
Since the pandemic, William started a nonprofit called Viewunity, which focuses on content creation while advocating for inclusive and healthy spaces for content creators. Viewunity has raised over $10,000 with art collaborators to help sick kids in hospitals.
William states, “Healing isn’t a moment, it is a lifestyle. We must heal ALL ways.”