This presentation reviews the nature of robbery and its effect on human beings. It explores systems in the workplace, and reviews best practices in responding to robberies.
Resilience is a popular concept today, especially in the face of turbulent times and a seemingly endless series of mass tragedy events. Everyone is “pro” resilience, but what does that really mean – what does it look like? Is resilience a trait, something you’re born with and either have or don’t? Or is it a […]
R3 Continuum’s Jeff Gorter, LMSW, discusses the role of the employer in relief and recovery following Hurricane Harvey. He offers sound tips to leaders on how to help employees and their organization find the new normal.
The natural state of living organisms is resilience. In the face of disruption, after the initial shock the most common reaction by far is to adapt, resolve, and recover. Many modern approaches to behavioral treatment, including those crisis response methodologies that say they are rooted in the concept of resilience, continue to focus on preventing […]
In light of the 24-hour news coverage of the events surrounding Hurricane Harvey, many individuals may struggle in how to speak to their children. In this brief video, R3 Continuum’s Clinical Director, Jeff Gorter, LMSW shares seven simple suggestions for talking to kids about tragedy. As the rescue and response efforts continue, our thoughts continue […]
Unfortunately in our world environment today, we are seeing an increase in shootings in the workplace. When we are called upon to respond to these tragic events, how might our approach be the same or different?
The mental and physical health benefits of working are well documented, as are the health risks of being out of work. In fact, the negative health consequences of worklessness are substantially worse than a number of other well-recognized health risks. Why, then, does there remain an epidemic of needless worklessness in this country, and why […]