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Compassion Fatigue

June 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

$65
Compassion Fatigue is often seen as “the cost of caring.” If you are caring for another person, this training is for you!

About this Event

Compassion Fatigue

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

6:00 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.

Compassion Fatigue is a term used to describe the psychological, emotional, and physical costs of working in one of the helping professions, such as healthcare, education, mental health, disaster relief, law enforcement, hospice care, and social and environmental justice.

The individuals involved in these and other similar professions pay a high emotional price because trauma can be contagious – especially for the highly empathetic, who are likely to choose professions where they will be always reaching out a hand to help others.

The impact of absorbing secondary trauma can affect both the professional and personal life and alter world view. The good news is there are healthy ways to combat this onslaught and to build positive defenses against secondary trauma.

Registration Info

Cost: $65

  • No refunds are given
  • Attendee substitutions accepted up to 48 hours before training
  • Training URL and materials are sent out 1 week prior to the event

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$65
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/compassion-fatigue-tickets-142038347521

Organizer

Crisis Connections
Phone:
206-461-3210
Website:
https://www.crisisconnections.org/

Posting a training event

We encourage providers, state agencies, and consumer advocacy organizations to send us your training opportunities. To request that your training event be added to the calendar, please contact Alison Avery at aavery@thewashingtoncouncil.org and include the following information:

  • Date
  • Title
  • Location
  • Brief summary
  • Contact information
  • Copy of the flier or registration brochure