The Cost of Empathy: The Impact of Helping Others
This workshop examines the cost of empathy when working with crisis, loss, death, abuse, and trauma. You will have the opportunity to explore the ways your life is impacted by the work you do. Material covered will include: recognizing and understanding burnout, vicarious trauma, compassion fatigue, loss, change, grief, depression, control & responsibility, self-care, self-awareness, the importance of social supports, creating connection & life affirming relationships.
Facilitator: Connie Miller, MSW, RSW