covid-19 wellness resources
The Health Street E-Learning Pod is a newly created emergency backup support system for full time PHHP TEAMS staff and faculty parents during this difficult time. The E-Learning pod will give K-5th grade children of faculty and staff a safe place to complete their online schooling under emergency circumstances (i.e. regular educational arrangements not available). This program is for TEAMS PHHP staff and full time faculty. Interested in volunteering?
The University of Florida’s plan, released on June 23, 2020, outlines how the university will strive to create a safer, healthier campus environment and continue its research and education missions using screening and testing, enhanced protective measures, comprehensive communications and other tools.
With many faculty, staff and students returning to campus, there has been a lot of confusion regarding what to expect. Click the link below to read more about the steps to returning back to campus and work.
PHHP hes developed college-wide environmental health and safety protocols that should be followed when returning to work. These include information on PPE, disinfection and social distancing practices. Frequent updates will be provided.
Browse the frequently asked questions about COVID-19, returning to campus, the use of facilities, and more. With any questions left unanswered, you can submit a question with the form at the bottom of the page.
Resources to information about masks including types, how they work and more details protocols on how to wear and reuse them.
The PHHP wellness team has launched this campaign starting August 2020. Click on the link below to see the first initiative – a video made with the help of the PHHP community.
The PHHP Wellness team continues to provide links to resources available to university faculty, staff, and students.
GatorCare is offering free confidential online therapy through TalkSpace for GatorCare members and dependents 18 and older.
See various childcare resources for assistance with care-taking during COVID-19.
See the video below from third year PT students, Brian Frett, SPT and Dillon Lee, SPT, as they interview students across campus about masks, and provide helpful health advise and exercises.
UF Wellness RESOURCES
Dr Russ Harris, author of the international best-seller The Happiness Trap, illustrates how to use ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) to deal with the Corona crisis and the fear, anxiety and worry that goes with it.
Drop in on a Virtual ZOOM meeting with a University of Florida Licencsed Psychologist
Learn how the WHO is reducing misinformation regarding public health messaging.
Workplace Connectedness Series
In the virtual world that we live in, being connected with others in our work lives is incredibly important. The “Workplace Connectedness” webinar series features interviews between PHHP Wellness faculty and members of the PHHP family.
Drs. Tara Sabo-Attwood and Nick Green discuss how the Department of Environmental and Global Health in the College of Public Health and Health…
Sarah Bisesi, Head Analyst for Dr. Tara Sabo-Attwood’s COVID-19 testing lab at the University of Florida shows behind-the-scenes access to her daily…
Drs. Sarah McKune and Nick Green discuss how her research in Senegal, Ethiopia, and Burkina Faso has been impacted by the coronavirus. In this brief…
Wellness activities around CAMPUS
7:00am to 7:45am
Contributing to UF Initiatives
PHHP Wellness Team contribute to UF’s Office of Sustainability on the path to certification with The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
PHHP Wellness Team members contribute to UF’s RecSports path to initiatives with the Partnership for a Healthier America: Healthier Campus Initiative
One member of the PHHP Wellness Team serves as a UF Wellness Partner