Mending the Stress Fence 11.23.21 8am

November 23, 2021 8:00AM - 9:00AM

Online


Contact: Holly Tiret, tiret@msu.edu

Mending the Stress Fence

Farm Stress Workshop

November 23, 2021 from 8:00-9:00 AM EST

There are several uncontrollable risk factors that may cause stress for farmers, farm workers and agricultural professionals. Many farmers face financial problems, market uncertainties, farm transfer issues, production challenges and communication barriers. You may know farmers who struggle with stress, anxiety, depression, burnout, indecision or suicidal thoughts.

This short program will help participants create self-awareness and provide you with tools and resources to help those in need.  

OBJECTIVES

  • Understand signs and symptoms of stress in agriculture.
  • Learn the eight dimensions of wellness.
  • Learn how to ask open-ended questions.
  • Improve understanding and awareness of the warning signs of suicide and resources to help support someone in need.

Presenters:

Holly Tiret, tiret@msu.edu

Phil Kaatz, kaatz@msu.edu

Paola Bacigalupo Sanguesa, paolabs@msu.edu

Kris Swartzendruber, swartze6@msu.edu

This is a live online Zoom webinar. You will be sent a link and passcode when you register.

 

 

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Holly Tiret

Holly Tiret
tiret@msu.edu