Burnout, compassion fatigue, and secondary trauma in the helping professions are discussed in this course. Protective factors and self-care strategies that can reduce stress and allow healing are described, along with the role of managers and organizations in promoting resilience.
Please note that due to the topic, a story that is graphic in nature has been included in this course for educational purposes.
Course created on January 2, 2023
- After this course, participants will be able to describe burnout, vicarious trauma, compassion fatigue, and secondary trauma and how they can be prevented
- After this course, participants will be able to identify protective factors and self-care strategies that can be implemented by individuals and organizations.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the roles managers and organizations have in preventing burnout, vicarious trauma and secondary trauma by building trauma resiliency.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction and objectives|
|5-15 Minutes||Definitions, comparison, risk factors|
|15-25 Minutes||Signs and symptoms of compassion fatigue|
|25-35 Minutes||Personal story of secondary trauma|
|35-45 Minutes||Growth, protective factors, compassion satisfaction, ProQOL|
|45-55 Minutes||Self-care examples|
Dr. Kathy Pillow-Price has spent most of her professional career working to improve the lives of children and families. She is a nationally known expert in the field of early childhood education and is a frequent presenter at regional and national events. After years teaching and working in higher education, she currently works in an executive grant management role. She has a master's degree in Early Childhood Education and a doctorate in Educational Leadership.
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