Videos: Coping with Vasculitis

Videos: Coping with Vasculitis

shehzad-niazi-15816982Coping with Vasculitis
Presented: January 12, 2016
Speaker: Shehzad Niazi, MD, Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville, Florida

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We all know that a vasculitis diagnosis is stressful, but there are ways to manage stress and cope with your illness. In this webinar, Dr. Niazi discusses the role of stress and how it can impact your life with vasculitis. He offers ideas and strategies to help you develop effective coping skills that can aid in maintaining a good quality of life. In addition, he talks about developing practices of mindfulness and resilience that can help you in your journey with vasculitis.

Dr. Niazi is a consultant at Mayo Clinic Jacksonville and works with the Cancer and Transplant Centers. He is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry and in Psychosomatic Medicine. He has completed the Specialty Certificate in Psychiatry from Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and is a Distinguished Fellow of American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Niazi also presented on this topic at the 2015 International Vasculitis Symposium in Jacksonville.