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The Washington Post reports on moral injury

In May, health-care workers said they're experiencing feelings of despair fighting the novel coronavirus. Mental health experts fear they could suffer "moral injury."

Take a look at their report here.

Dr. Rita Brock Interview on Radio Station KCBS | Moral Injury& COVID-19

Dr. Rita Brock was interviewed on KCBS Radio Station regarding moral injury and the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Webinar on Moral Resilience for Frontline Care Workers

Join Dr. Rita Brock, Senior VP, and Director of the Shay Moral Injury Center at Volunteers of America, Dr. Cynda Hylton Rushton, and Rev. Dr. Al Boyce from Volunteers of America, Northern New England, as they discuss moral resilience through peer support.

Watch the Webinar on YouTube.

NBC Investigates the frontlines of COVID-19

Moral injury can take place in high stakes situations like combat and can lead to depression, substance abuse and suicide. Experts say frontline workers are facing these types of circumstances today. News4’s Doreen Gentzler reports.

Take a look at their report here.

Dr. Rita Nakashima discusses moral injury on WebMD

Dr. John White, the Chief Medical Officer at WebMD, interviews Dr. Nakashima in his series "Coronavirus In Context." They discuss moral injury to care workers and how VOA | ReST can provide relief through peer support.

Watch the interview on WebMD here.