AzPA Webinar: Responding to pandemics: The basics

April 10, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Responding to pandemics: The basics

Presented By: John Delatorre, PsyD

Event Schedule
11:45 am - 12:00 pm Check-in
12:00 - 1:00 pm CE Presentation

Program Description
The continued spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has prompted mental health practitioners to find a balance between maintaining physical health and the well-being of patients on their caseload. This presentation is a basic level course on possible experiences a person may have as a result of the pandemic, strategies on how to respond, along with ethical concerns.

Target Audience: This webinar is an introductory presentation appropriate for psychologists, social workers, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, students in related fields, and other related behavioral health practitioners.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe how a pandemic differs from other viral outbreaks
  2. Identify several characteristics that a person may experience during a pandemic
  3. Identify at least one possible intervention used for a pandemic

CE Credits
1 credit hour will be available. To receive CE credit, participants will be required to complete a brief online quiz after the presentation to demonstrate full attendance. 

Registration Fees
AzPA Members: $20
Non-Members: $40


All participants of Arizona Psychological Association (AzPA) events and programs must agree to follow a Code of Conduct: 

Expected Behavior

  • Be considerate and respectful of other guests, presenters and staff.
  • Refrain from demeaning, discriminatory and/or harassing behavior and speech.

Consequences of Unacceptable Behavior

Unacceptable behavior will not be tolerated. Anyone asked to stop unacceptable behavior is expected to comply at once. If a participant engages in unacceptable behavior, AzPA may take action deemed appropriate, including expulsion from the event. *Refunds may be requested following expulsion. 


$20.00 AzPA Members

$40.00 Non AzPA Member