october, 2018

02oct8:30 am3:30 pmCompassion Fatigue


Event Details

The Ethics of Compassion Fatigue

with Dr. Michael Gillette


Why should I attend?

Chronic stress is a precursor to Burnout. Compassion Fatigue of any variety can be the result of chronic stress. Compassion Fatigue can impact any profession resulting in physical and psychological issues for the individual as well as increased mistakes, high turnover, diminished quality of work, and frequent absenteeism placing the workforce in crisis.

Join us in learning more about the ethics of this difficult issue.

Did you know?

The most insidious aspect of Compassion Fatigue is that it attacks the very core of what brings helpers into this work: their empathy and compassion for others.

Who should attend?

Anyone working in a Helping Profession: social workers, teachers, first responders, medical personnel, probation officers, attorneys, managers and supervisors, and leadership of these organizations.


(Tuesday) 8:30 am - 3:30 pm


Hilton Garden Inn Fairfax

3950 Fair Ridge Dr,

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