MLS Webinar: Stress and wellbeing

Wednesday, 03 March 2021
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

What is stress? How individuals react differently to stress, and how this can be managed and supported in the workplace using pre-employment screening and supporting employees following a major incident.

Learning objectives
By the end of the sessions, delegates will be able to:

  • What is stress?
  • The potential impact stress on an individual and the employer
  • What is pre-employment screening and its benefits?
  • What constitutes a 'Major Incident'
  • Understand the psychological effect of witnessing a major incident
  • Understand how employees can be supported through a major incident.

Speakers Biographies

Lara Broadwell, started working for QBE as Rehabilitation Consultant in 2013. Lara qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 2005 with extensive experience of working in a range of orthopaedic, vascular, surgical and oncology wards withing the NHS. Lara went on to work in a variety of clinical specialist roles in Neurology, Mental Health and Learning Disability settings both in the hospital and community before going on to work in a specialist role in a non-government organisation in Western Australia.

Ian Chiswell, joined QBE as Rehabilitation Consultant in August 2011. Ian completed a sports science degree in 2002 before going on to study physiotherapy whilst working as a rehabilitation assistant part time within the NHS. After qualifying as a physiotherapist Ian continued to work within the NHS for many years within multiple clinical settings before specialising in musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Iam amassed a wealth of clinical experience from his time in the NHS before putting this experience to use within various private healthcare settings including the provision of physiotherapy services to a premiership football team and carrying out specialist work for the government's department of work and pensions.

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CII Accredited

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1 hour's CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

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