The city of Phoenix Councilwoman and Vice Mayor Betty Guardado, along with her Chief of Staff Andrew Wunder, joined Sufi Psychology Association on Thursday June 25th, 2020, and presented tablets loaded with evidence based stress reducing practices to all 6 of the Abrazo Health hospitals in Arizona (Abrazo West Campus, Scottsdale Campus, Arrowhead Campus, Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital, Abrazo Mesa Hospital, and Abrazo Central Campus).
As part of the Caring for our Caregivers initiative, the presentation was made at Abrazo Arizona Heart Institute. The hospital president Phil Fitzgerald, Chief Nursing Officer Susan Rainey, along with multiple Abrazo Health executives, nurses, physicians, and healthcare workers were present during this event. They expressed sincere gratitude and appreciation for this generous gesture on behalf of SPA. Important dialogue was generated between the Vice mayor and the frontline workers regarding their needs during the Covid19 pandemic. Discussions were made regarding public education and additional plans for future TV interviews were made.