Compassion Fatigue and Resilience Among Child Life Specialists and Health Care Professionals
This webinar will focus on ways to mitigate the impact of job burnout, secondary traumatic stress, compassion fatigue, and vicarious trauma. Child Care Specialists will understand a framework that strengthens their positive coping methods.
Objectives: As a result of this webinar, participants will be able to:
1. Describe compassion fatigue and various trauma
2. Describe eight ways to mitigate the impact of compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma
3. Identify character strengths to build personal resilience
Barbara Rubel, MA, BCETS, D.A.A.E.T.S. is an author and keynote speaker on increasing skills and strengths that improve the ability to handle job burnout, secondary traumatic stress, compassion fatigue, and vicarious trauma. She received a BS in Psychology and MA in Community Health with a concentration in thanatology from Brooklyn College and is a Board-Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress. Her website is www.griefworkcenter.com