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Compassion fatigue is a special type of burnout that impacts caregivers. You may be at risk for compassion fatigue if you work in:

  • healthcare,
  • animal care,
  • social work,
  • counseling and therapy,
  • rehabilitation,
  • ministry,
  • education,
  • and many other caregiving industries.

The resources listed here provide a research-based approach to address the following issues:

  • What factors drive compassion fatigue?
  • What are the crucial signs & symptoms of compassion fatigue?
  • How does compassion fatigue impact employee fit for work?
  • What strategies work best to overcome compassion fatigue?
  • How can an organization generate a strategic plan to reduce the impact of compassion fatigue and promote a culture of wellbeing?