The Compassion Fatigue Workbook

The Compassion Fatigue Workbook


  • Author: Françoise Mathieu
  • Release Date : 2012-05-04
  • Genre: Psychology
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The Compassion Fatigue Workbook is a lifeline for any helping professional facing the physical and emotional exhaustion that can shadow work in the helping professions. Since 2001 the activities in this Workbook have helped thousands of helpers in the fields of healthcare, community mental health, correctional services, education, and the military. In addition to a comprehensive description of compassion fatigue and vicarious traumatization, The Compassion Fatigue Workbook leads the reader through experiential activities designed to target specific areas in their personal and professional lives. It provides concrete strategies to help the reader develop a personalized plan for identifying and transforming compassion fatigue and vicarious traumatizati...

The Compassion Fatigue Workbook

The Compassion Fatigue Workbook


  • Author : Françoise Mathieu
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-05-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781136633119


The Compassion Fatigue Workbook Book Description :

The Compassion Fatigue Workbook is a lifeline for any helping professional facing the physical and emotional exhaustion that can shadow work in the helping professions. Since 2001 the activities in this Workbook have helped thousands of helpers in the fields of healthcare, community mental health, correctional services, education, and the military. In addition to a comprehensive description of compassion fatigue and vicarious traumatization, The Compassion Fatigue Workbook leads the reader through experiential activities designed to target specific areas in their personal and professional lives. It provides concrete strategies to help the reader develop a personalized plan for identifying and transforming compassion fatigue and vicarious traumatizati...

The Compassion Fatigue Workbook

The Compassion Fatigue Workbook


  • Author : Françoise Mathieu
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780415897907


The Compassion Fatigue Workbook Book Description :

The Compassion Fatigue Workbook is a lifeline for any helping professional facing the physical and emotional exhaustion that can shadow work in the helping professions. Since 2001 the activities in this Workbook have helped thousands of helpers in the fields of healthcare, community mental health, correctional services, education, and the military. In addition to a comprehensive description of compassion fatigue and vicarious traumatization, The Compassion Fatigue Workbook leads the reader through experiential activities designed to target specific areas in their personal and professional lives. It provides concrete strategies to help the reader develop a personalized plan for identifying and transforming compassion fatigue and vicarious traumatizati...

Overcoming Compassion Fatigue

Overcoming Compassion Fatigue


  • Author : Martha Teater, MA, LMFT, LPC, LCAS
  • Publisher : PESI Publishing & Media
  • Release Date : 2014-10-01
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781937661441


Overcoming Compassion Fatigue Book Description :

Overcoming Compassion Fatigue is a fresh workbook approach to effectively handle the inherent exhaustion, burnout and stress professionals naturally face when working with those in pain and distress. Written by two practicing clinicians experienced in compassion fatigue and CBT, this manual will equip you with practical tools to manage your work and minimize your risk of personal harm. Expertly weaved with personal experiences, assessment tools, proven interventions, and prevention strategies. You’ll take away: · Self-assessment measures to determine your level of risk · CBT skills to overcome distress · Worksheets and exercises to equip you to make powerful changes · Strategies to change your workplace · Practical, personalized self-care plan...

Reducing Compassion Fatigue  Secondary Traumatic Stress  and Burnout

Reducing Compassion Fatigue Secondary Traumatic Stress and Burnout


  • Author : William Steele
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-11-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429615146


Reducing Compassion Fatigue Secondary Traumatic Stress and Burnout Book Description :

Reducing Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Stress, and Burnout addresses the vital questions mental health providers have about self-care and its relationship to clinical practice. Packed with activities, worksheets, and interactive learning tools, the text provides neuro-based and trauma-sensitive recommendations for improving the ways clinicians care for themselves. Each ‘session’ helps clinicians identify their personal self-care needs and arrive at an effective self-care plan that promotes resilience in the face of daily exposure to trauma-inducing situations and reduces the effects of compassion fatigue and burnout. Integrating research with practical applications and best practices, Reducing Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Str...

To Save a Starfish

To Save a Starfish


  • Author : Jennifer Blough,
  • Publisher : Jennifer Blough
  • Release Date : 2016-09-07
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 069275542X


To Save a Starfish Book Description :

Compassion fatigue is the emotional drain experienced by caregivers of both people and animals. In this invaluable workbook, counselor and animal-welfare expert Jennifer A. Blough focuses on people who work with animals-and who often don't get the help they need. Through personal stories and exercises, Jennifer assists readers in overcoming care-related issues and regaining a positive psyche. In this workbook, you will learn the symptoms of compassion fatigue and the risk factors for developing it, and you will understand the human-animal relationship. You will discover how to practice mindfulness, meditate, and use progressive muscle relaxation techniques and massage therapy to calm the mind and body. The book will also help you to tweak your though...

Treating Compassion Fatigue

Treating Compassion Fatigue


  • Author : Charles R. Figley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-05-13
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135454593


Treating Compassion Fatigue Book Description :

In recent years, much has occurred in the field of traumatology, including the widening of the audience and the awareness of PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder). This book from celebrated traumatology pioneer Charles Figley, further clarifies the concept of compassion fatigue through theory, research, and treatment. The basic thesis of this book is the identification, assessment, and treatment of compassion fatigue and this is done over eleven chapters, each from distinguished researchers in the field....

Trauma Stewardship
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Trauma Stewardship


  • Author : Laura van Dernoot Lipsky
  • Publisher : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • Release Date : 2009-05-08
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781605095387


Trauma Stewardship Book Description :

Offers those who care for others and the planet a way to stay engaged, hopeful, balanced, and healthy when dealing with hardship, suffering, and trauma • Deepens readers’ understanding of the many ways they and their organizations may be impacted by dealing with trauma and suffering • Uses moving first-person interviews and even cartoons to illuminate the idea of trauma stewardship Working to make the world a more hopeful and sustainable place often means having to confront pain, suffering, crisis, and trauma head-on, day in and day out. Over months and years this takes an enormous emotional, psychological, and physical toll, one that we’re often not even fully aware of until the day we feel like we just can’t go on anymore. And our well-be...

Transforming the Pain

Transforming the Pain


  • Author : Karen W. Saakvitne
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0393702332


Transforming the Pain Book Description :

This workbook provides tools for self-assessment, guidelines and activities for addressing vicarious traumatization, and exercises to use with groups of helpers....

Overcoming Burnout and Compassion Fatigue in Schools

Overcoming Burnout and Compassion Fatigue in Schools


  • Author : Alison L. Dubois
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-10-02
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351030007


Overcoming Burnout and Compassion Fatigue in Schools Book Description :

This book examines the cumulative effects of working with high trauma populations as they pertain to education settings. This text incorporates current research, anecdotal stories, and workbook pages so that practitioners are properly informed on how to identify and employ protective practices when it comes to burnout and compassion fatigue. Educators rarely receive training that prepares them for working with children and youth who are the victims of neglect, abuse, poverty, and loss. Education professionals who are already overburdened with an overwhelming number of job-related tasks can find themselves depleted due to their care and concern for their most vulnerable students. As a result, educators experience the physical and emotional symptoms of...

Help for the Helper

Help for the Helper


  • Author : Babette Rothschild
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 039370422X


Help for the Helper Book Description :

How empathy can jeopardize a therapist's well-being....