Staff Wellbeing

Staff Well-being


COVID-19: Why compassionate leadership matters in a crisis: HERE

The psychological wellbeing of healthcare staff during Covid-19 view HERE

BACCN Presentation - Looking after your wellbeing Through Covid-19 view HERE

Staff Wellbeing with Claire Kauppila and Sarah Milligan View HERE

NHS Mind- view further information HERE

The Intensive Care Society: Wellbeing Resource Library  provides lots of tips and resources to help us all deal with extraordinary situations such as COVID-19 and everyday working in critical care. Visit the website HERE

Guidance for planners of the psychological response to stress experienced by hospital staff associated with COVID: Early Interventions HERE

Psychological Wellbeing for Healthcare Workers Toolkit HERE


Drop in Surgery

Matt Broadway-Horner is a consultant nurse, psychotherapist, academic, writer and trainer specialising in psychological therapies. He is offering a free online drop in surgery and is an accredited CBT therapist but the main work is psychological first aid where he can provide advice and a way of working in disaster / disease areas. The aim is to provide safety, be secure, connecting and provide support for nurses at this time.

If you are interested contact Matt through WhatsApp 07795416644 and appointments will operate on a first come first served basis.

Send a message to Matt saying “My name is ………and I am a critical care nurse @ BACCN can I have a time to see you?”  Any texts received will be booked into the next available drop in slot which will be 30 minutes per person. Once you have been provided a time slot Matt will then ask you to call him though WhatsApp via video or audio depending on your preferred option.

If you require any further informtation please contact 

BACCN well-being boards

We would like to encourage all critical care units to  show us pictures of your Well-being board and share tips that you’re doing to support well-being through the @BACCNUK & @ICS_updates  twitter using the  #wellbeing hashtag