Prevention of Compassion Fatigue & Burnout
Eldercare professionals are routinely exposed to traumatic stories in the course of their work. Case intensity can be high as family caregivers often wait until they are in crisis or near burnout before they contact professionals. It is important to recognize warning signs BEFORE the burnout stage to avoid the serious physical and mental health issues that often accompany burnout.
Join us to
- Define the three elements of compassion fatigue
- Recognize the physical and psychological warning signs of compassion fatigue
- Explore a wide variety of strategies to address or prevent compassion fatigue and burnout