With Ethan Eisen and Dovid Friedman
Links from April 30, 2020
Unique approach to helping loneliness in older adults.
Links from May 7, 2020
Conversation with Dr. Abby Bienenfeld, expert in emergency medicine
Israeli hospitals are at the cutting edge of addressing some patient concerns.
Concern that people are staying away from hospitals for non-coronavirus emergencies.
Families of medical staff making sacrifices.
What doctors think when the public violates guidelines
Medical professionals feeling the pressure
Links from May 14, 2020
Just because the government says you can reopen, that doesn’t mean everyone will participate.
Pandemics are also driven by psychological or social factors.
Cognitive “attribution styles” can affect depression for people who are unemployed.
Even Prince Harry is feeling the effects of not working.
Some positive coping skills can be helpful for people facing unemployment.
Negative coping skills, like substance use, is also a challenge for some people.
Speaking with kids about unemployment
Links from May 21, 2020
Conversation with Avital Levin, Director of Education at Shalom Task Force
Coronavirus effects causing strain in relationships at home.
People in abusive relationships may be having a particularly difficult time during coronavirus.