RSVP…Compassion Fatigue Training

April 24, 2018 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School | Room 251 Restaurant
251 Stonehaven Rd
Fall River, MA 02723
Michaela, Annemarie, and Gretchen

This month’s very important training will focus on Compassion Fatigue presented by Derek Foulds, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, as well as an Assistant Clinical Director and Program Director at Family Service Association. 

Objectives for the training include:

  • define stress, compassion fatigue, secondary traumatic stress and burnout.
  • complete a compassion fatigue self-test.
  • discuss the phases of compassion fatigue.
  • discuss how the nervous system response to stress.
  • discuss strategies to develop effective self-care.
  • discuss what supervisors can do to help staff members improve their effectiveness and decrease burnout.
  • discuss how to practice mindfulness.
  • discuss magazine article re: myths about self-compassion. What keeps us from being kinder to ourselves?

Please RSVP …space is limited!


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