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Jan 19 Webinar: Managing Compassion Fatigue During COVID-19

Join us for a free webinar sponsored by the University of Maryland Department of Psychiatry UMMC EAP Programs. Managing Compassion Fatigue through Self-Care Strategies during COVID-19 Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 3:00 pm Professionals in the healthcare and education fields are at a greater risk for developing burnout and Compassion Fatigue due to excessive practice […]

Dec 16 Webinar Español: 10 maneras inteligentes de ahorrar

This is a free webinar hosted by KOFE. Mié., 16 de Dic. de 2020 13:00 – 14:00 EST 10 maneras inteligentes de ahorrar sin mucho esfuerzo Ahorrar dinero no tiene por qué ser difícil. De hecho, puede programarse en piloto automático. Ahorrar dinero no tiene por qué ser difícil. De hecho, puede programarse en piloto […]

Dec 9 Webinar: 10 Smarter Ways to Save

This is a free webinar hosted by KOFE. English: Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST 10 Smarter Ways to Save Without Breaking a Sweat Saving money doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, it can be automatic. In this free webinar, you’ll learn: How to save money without even knowing you’re […]

Nov 18 Webinar: Tarjetas de crédito: Lo bueno, lo malo y lo costoso

This is a free webinar hosted by KOFE. Mié., 18 de Nov. de 2020 13:00 – 14:00 EST Tarjetas de crédito: Lo bueno, lo malo y lo costoso Millones de estadounidenses se están ahogando en deudas de tarjetas. Pero si pusieran estas 5 cosas simples en práctica, podrían estar nadando en un “mar de ahorros”. […]

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Jan 19 Webinar: Managing Compassion Fatigue During COVID-19

Join us for a free webinar sponsored by the University of Maryland Department of Psychiatry UMMC EAP Programs.

Managing Compassion Fatigue through Self-Care Strategies during COVID-19

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 3:00 pm

Professionals in the healthcare and education fields are at a greater risk for developing burnout and Compassion Fatigue due to excessive practice of compassion-focused skills. Compassion Fatigue can strike the most caring and dedicated nurses, social workers, physicians and personal support workers alike.

It has been shown that, when we are suffering from this, we work more rather than less. What suffers is our health, our relationship with others, our personal lives and eventually our patients.

The best strategy to address Compassion Fatigue is to develop excellent self-care strategies, as well as an early warning system that lets you know that you are moving into the caution zone of Compassion Fatigue.

Presenter: Brian Fellows, MSW, LCSW-C

Ms. Fellows is a social worker at University of Maryland School of Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry. She has 15 years of experience in early childhood development, trauma and mental health. Ms. Fellows is the Program Director for the Taghi Modarressi Center for Infant Study Secure Starts Clinic where she manages an outpatient mental health clinic and supervises clinical staff and trainees. In addition, Ms. Fellows provides consultation, parent training and reflective supervision to early childhood programs and providers serving the most vulnerable children and families throughout the state of Maryland. Her passion is in promoting good mental health, strengthening relationships and ending generational trauma.

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For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Dec 16 Webinar Español: 10 maneras inteligentes de ahorrar

This is a free webinar hosted by KOFE.

Mié., 16 de Dic. de 2020 13:00 – 14:00 EST

10 maneras inteligentes de ahorrar sin mucho esfuerzo

Ahorrar dinero no tiene por qué ser difícil. De hecho, puede programarse en piloto automático.

Ahorrar dinero no tiene por qué ser difícil. De hecho, puede programarse en piloto automático.

En este seminario gratuito, aprenderá:

  • Cómo ahorrar dinero sin siquiera saber que está ahorrando dinero
  • Qué herramientas en línea pueden ayudarlo a ahorrar dinero sin problemas
  • Las últimas formas de usar alta tecnología para ahorrar para todo lo que desee
  • Cómo ahorrar sin cambiar su estilo de vida actual

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Attendees can register for this event through their KOFE portal or through the links below and will receive an email confirmation and reminder.

Mié., 16 de Dic. de 2020 13:00 – 14:00 EST

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For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Dec 9 Webinar: 10 Smarter Ways to Save

This is a free webinar hosted by KOFE.

English: Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

10 Smarter Ways to Save Without Breaking a Sweat

Saving money doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, it can be automatic.

In this free webinar, you’ll learn:

  • How to save money without even knowing you’re saving money
  • Which online tools can help you save money painlessly
  • The latest high-tech ways to save for everything
  • How to save without changing your current lifestyle

Register

Attendees can register for this event through their KOFE portal or through the links below and will receive an email confirmation and reminder.

English: Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

Download the flyer in English (PDF)

For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Nov 18 Webinar: Tarjetas de crédito: Lo bueno, lo malo y lo costoso

This is a free webinar hosted by KOFE.

Mié., 18 de Nov. de 2020 13:00 – 14:00 EST

Tarjetas de crédito: Lo bueno, lo malo y lo costoso

Millones de estadounidenses se están ahogando en deudas de tarjetas. Pero si pusieran estas 5 cosas simples en práctica, podrían estar nadando en un “mar de ahorros”.

En este seminario gratuito, aprenderá a:

  • Encontrar la tarjeta de crédito adecuada para su estilo de vida
  • Descifrar los complicados términos y condiciones para obtener las mejores tarifas y recompensas
  • Obtener una tarjeta de crédito incluso si tiene un crédito malo o terrible
  • Encontrar expertos que puedan ayudarlo a salir de la deuda de tarjetas de crédito

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Attendees can register for this event through their KOFE portal or through the links below and will receive an email confirmation and reminder.

Mié., 18 de Nov. de 2020 13:00 – 14:00 EST

Download the flyer in Spanish (PDF)

For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Nov 17 Webinar: Financially Surviving COVID

This is a free webinar hosted by KOFE.

Wednesday, November 17, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST

Financially Surviving COVID

Participate in a presentation provided by an industry expert on how you can get help and help yourself financially during this pandemic.

In this free webinar, you’ll learn how to:

  • What the credit report contains and how to read it
  • The best places to get help during COVID-19
  • Sources for help might not be the most obvious
  • Helping yourself means not waiting on others
  • Tips for using credit wisely
  • How to dispute mistakes on financial reports
  • Local government benefits

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Attendees can register for this event through their KOFE portal or through the links below and will receive an email confirmation and reminder.

Wednesday, November 17, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST

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For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Nov 11 Webinar: Credit Cards: The Good, The Sad, The Costly

This is a free webinar hosted by KOFE.

English: Wednesday, November 11, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

Credit Cards: The Good, The Sad, and The Costly

Millions of Americans are drowning in card debt. But if they did these 5 simple things, they could be swimming in savings.

In this free webinar, you’ll learn how to:

  • Find the right credit card for your lifestyle
  • Decipher the complicated terms and conditions for the best rates and rewards
  • Get a credit card even if you have terrible credit
  • Find experts who can help you get out of credit card debt

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Attendees can register for this event through their KOFE portal or through the links below and will receive an email confirmation and reminder.

English: Wednesday, November 11, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

Download the flyer in English (PDF)

For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Webinar: Finding Childcare in Maryland

Webinar Recording

If you were unable to attend this live webinar, please watch this video recording.


Please join us on Tuesday, October 13 at 3pm for a free 1-hour webinar.

Finding Childcare in Maryland is a free webinar sponsored by UMMC EAP.

Speaker: FloJean Speck

Director of the LOCATE: Childcare program at the Maryland Family Network

FloJean Speck is a graduate of Goucher College with a certificate in the Management of Change from Johns Hopkins University, Carey School of Business. She is a passionate advocate for young children, parents, and childcare providers.

1 Hour Webinar

The first 30 minutes will be a presentation by FloJean Speck on the LOCATE: Childcare Program and how to use it.
The next 30 minutes will be a Q&A discussion that will answer questions from the audience (using the chat feature).

Topics

  • How to use the website
  • How to access a Referral Specialist
  • Special Needs Children
  • Financial Assistance
  • and more

Questions?

Email Amy Johnson at: amjohnso@som.umaryland.edu

Finding Childcare in Maryland

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For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Webinar: Parents Working and Caring for Children During the Pandemic

Wellness Messaging of the Week

EAP Special Session: Parents Working and Caring for Children During the Pandemic

This presentation is geared towards couples/single parent developing coping skills to manage their emotional stress. This will be an opportunity to share what other parents are doing to survive, and to realize other parents understand the struggle.

Wednesday, September 16th
3pm (EST) 1 hour Session

For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Webinar: Work/Life Balance

Wellness Messaging of the Week

EAP Special Session: Work/Life Balance

This session will help you develop a greater state of equilibrium between your work and your life, and help you identify barriers that are keeping you from having the work/life balance you desire.
 
Wednesday, September 9th
3pm (EST) 1 hour Session

For a list of seminars that we provide, please visit the Supervisors page.

Webinar: Self-Care

Wellness Messaging of the Week

EAP Special Session: Self-Care

Using a self-care inventory, participants will evaluate their current self-care practices and other practices to improve their overall well being.

Wednesday, August 26th
3pm (EST) 1 hour Session

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