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Compassion Fatigue Available Online

 

Compassion fatigue is a form of burnout that manifests itself as physical, emotional and spiritual exhaustion. It has been referred to as the “cost of caring” for healthcare practitioners and others who work in helping professions. Review the latest research on the biology of compassion, develop a better understanding of fatigue and learn to prevent it.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Understand who is most vulnerable to compassion fatigue
  • Review new research into the biology of compassion
  • Learn how to construct systems to create more time
  • The concept of psychic numbing
  • Symptoms of compassion fatigue
  • How to prevent fatigue and burnout

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  Sessions  
Course Accessible: Nov. 3-30
Location: Available Online
Instructor: Barbara Bartlein, RN, LCSW, The People Pro, Milwaukee, WI
$79
CEUs: 0.4/CEHs: 4
Program No. 7740-5868
Registration Deadline: Mon., Oct. 27
 
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Family Mediation Certificate
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For more information, contact:
Mary Pick, Program Manager, mpick@uwm.edu, 414-227-3353
 

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