Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Sierra Tucson to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Sierra Tucson.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • We are offering visitation through telehealth services so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Event Registration

Webinar: Understanding Grief and Trauma in Today's World - (1 CE )

Sierra Tucson & Addiction Professional Webinar

Wednesday, July 22| 1:00 p.m. ET, 12:00 p.m. CT, 11:00 a.m. MT, 10:00 a.m. PT

You may log in 15 minutes before the event but must stay for the full event to receive CE credit. There is no cost to attend this presentation.

Topic: Understanding Grief and Trauma in Today's World

The experience of grief is both universal and uniquely personal. This presentation will review how trauma and grief are experienced in the mind, body, and spirit with consideration of the impact of current global events. We will provide strategies for honoring and moving through grief and trauma to make meaning and foster healing.

Objectives:

  • Examine the process of grief and trauma on the mind, body, and spirit
  • Provide integrated understanding of our universal, innate responses to grief and trauma with attention to how current global events are impacting grief
  • Offer specific strategies for supporting ourselves and others when experiencing grief and trauma

Lynn Jonen, PhD, Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Jonen is a licensed clinical psychologist. Since starting at Sierra Tucson in 2015, Dr. Jonen has worked in a variety of roles including Staff Psychologist, Supervisor of Psychology and Fellowship Programs, and most recently Director of Psychology and Clinical Services. Earning her PhD in Clinical-Community Psychology from DePaul University, Dr. Jonen completed her internship in behavioral medicine at Edward Hines, Jr., VAMC in Chicago and her postdoctoral fellowship in neuropsychology and rehabilitation psychology at James A. Haley VAMC in Tampa, Florida. Dr. Jonen is an Academic Adviser for the National Institute of Whole Health and embraces a whole-person approach to health, integrating the physical, emotional, nutritional, spiritual, and environmental aspects of health to facilitate healing and wellness through science and education. Her interests include psychological and neuropsychological assessment, integrated health care, training, and program development and evaluation.

Click here to register!

This is a Sierra Tucson co-hosted webinar with Addiction Professional

Please contact Melissa Pangaro: mpangaro@NACCME.com  with any registration and education credits requests.

CE Information

Addiction Professionals - NAADAC

Addiction Professionals
This course has been approved by NACCME, LLC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #182840. NACCME is responsible for all aspects of the programing.

About NAADAC
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, represents the professional interests of more than 85,000 addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals in the United States, Canada and abroad. NAADAC’s members are addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals, who specialize in addiction prevention, treatment, recovery support and education. An important part of the healthcare continuum, NAADAC members and its 47 state affiliates work to create healthier individuals, families and communities through prevention, intervention, quality treatment and recovery support.


 

 

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.