Mental Health Promotion Committee presents Francoise Mathieu (M.Ed., CCC., RP)
When: May 3, 2017
Time: 7 to 9 pm – Doors Open @ 6:30 pm
Where: Lethbridge Coast Hotel
Cost – $10 pre-register Mental Health Promotion Committee presents Francoise Mathieu (M.Ed., CCC., RP)
Community Evening Presentation – Reducing Compassion Fatigue & Burn Out
May 3, 2017, 7 tp 9 pm @ Lethbridge Coast Hotel – Doors open at 6:30 pm, $10 pre-register
What can professionals do to protect themselves from the difficult stories that they work with on a regular basis, limited resources and high volume of work, while still remaining effective and compassionate?
There is now over two decades of research proving that working in high stress, trauma-exposed professions such as community mental health, law enforcement and health care carries elements of risk to the care provider and can take a cumulative tolls on us as individuals and as teams.
Pre-register online for the evening presentation – Open February 1, 2017
Francoise is the Co-Executive Director of TEND, and divides her time between public speaking engagements and working with organizations to education their teams about burnout, compassion, fatigue, vicarious trauma, high stress workplaces, self0-care and helper wellness. Francoise is one of the leaders of Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma education in Canada.
For more information on her work, please visit http://www.tendacademy.ca/