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Managing Compassion Fatigue

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Compassion Fatigue

Instructor: Glenn Wilson
Location: Florida Public Safety Institute
                 75 College Drive
                 Havana, Florida 32333
                 Classroom/Building 217

CEUs: 12.5 for Nursing, LCSW, LMHC, LMFT, PT/PTA, OT/OTA, Respiratory, Dietitian, O&P, and ALF provided by SPC
             6 approved for  LCSW, LMHC, LMFT, 

Price: $160.00 (For Nursing, PT/PTA, OT/OTA, Respiratory, Dietitian, O&P, and ALF)
           $85.00   (For LCSW, LMHC, LMFT)

This course is designed for First Responders, Medical Professionals, Social Workers and those other professionals caring for traumatized patients and clients. A general awareness of the causes of compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma and the related stress reaction, as well as ways to resolve stress, should lead to more effective job performance. 

This program will examine compassion fatigue and provide students with the tools to help manage compassion fatigue and related stressors. Those attending will be exposed to the benefits of physical exercise, nutrition and stress relief therapies and create a self-care plan. Attendees should wear comfortable clothes and shoes suitable for walking.

Course topics include: 
  • Identifying Compassion Fatigue in yourself and others 
  • Compassion Fatigue and the related stress reaction 
  • Critical Incident and Traumatic Stress
  • Stress Management Techniques 
  • Managing Stress with Nutrition
  • Managing Stress with Physical Fitness
  • Substance Abuse
  • The Role of Family and Friends
  • Resources for Stress Management 

Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Thu, Fri


Glenn Wilson 

CEUs : 12.5



Please read:  CEUs: 12.5 for Nursing, PT/PTA, OT/OTA, Respiratory, Dietitian, O&P, and ALF provided by SPC 6 approved for LCSW, LMHC, LMFT* *Use Class Code: MentalHealth

Class Price: 


Registration Closes On
Thursday, June 6, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/6/2019 - 6/7/2019 Weekly - Thu, Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM TBD Glenn Wilson