Peer Supporter Alex Walker discusses his journey as a mental health peer supporter during COVID-19, and how the mutuality between peer supporters and the peers they support formed a strong foundation for “weathering the storm”. This video story highlights the power of connection. It illustrates how working in the mentalContinue Reading

Personalities that thrive in isolation and what we can all learn from time alone https://t.co/36vmIVtoCl via @ConversationEDU — Better Blokes (@BetterBlokesNZ) April 9, 2020 Other aspects of our personalities may also shape our coping during isolation. Consider the remaining four traits in the Big Five personality model: People high in conscientiousness, whoContinue Reading

A visual history of pandemics https://t.co/3jUqqCYpSR #coronavirus #COVID19 pic.twitter.com/RI4l2191xm — World Economic Forum (@wef) March 18, 2020 Disease and illnesses have plagued humanity since the earliest days, our mortal flaw. However, it was not until the marked shift to agrarian communities that the scale and spread of these diseases increasedContinue Reading