Violence is behaviour causing harm by the use of force. The World Health Organization (WHO) divides violence into three-sub types which include self-directed violence, interpersonal violence and collective violence. Exposure to violence can have a lasting impact on a person’s physical, mental and emotional health. Violence has been linked to an increased risk of substance abuse, mental illness, as well as chronic and infectious diseases.
Webinar: For the Love of Nurses: The 4Cs of Wellness - Courage, Connection, Care, and Compassion
This session explores tools to reignite public health nurses’ purpose and find their way back to a joyful life in and outside of work.