Psychologists for Peace

Peace psychology during the COVID-19 pandemic

Global issues like the COVID-19 pandemic are peace issues too. Peace psychology can help us navigate these problems. Dr Winnifred Louis, Queensland Coordinator for PfP and Professor at UQ School of Psychology, talks about how we can respond to the current crisis.

For more information on mental health during the pandemic, the Australian Psychological Society has a wide selection of resources available to help support people coping with COVID-19.

Adapting to crisis



Avoiding explosive conflict

Evidence-based advice for people who are angry or frustrated

Find these tips in PDF form here.



Evidence-based advice for families

Find these tips in PDF form here.



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