Compassion Fatigue, Burnout, and Countertransference

$35.00

Duration:
90 minutes including a Q&A

Includes:
• A certificate of completion
• The live webinar event if registering prior to commencement
• The on-demand recording to watch later at your convenience
• A handout in PDF format for viewing or self-printing

See below for the outline, speaker biography, and more.

 

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Description

Duration:
90 minutes including a Q&A

Includes:
• A certificate of completion
• The live webinar event if registering prior to commencement
• The on-demand recording to watch later at your convenience
• A handout in PDF format for viewing or self-printing

Objectives:
• To define and determine the differences between compassion fatigue, burnout, and countertransference
• To learn the variety of symptoms and how they may manifest
• To discuss vulnerability and resiliency characteristics of healthcare providers
• To explore strategies for increasing compassion satisfaction
• To learn relevant self-care coping skills

Description:
These are extraordinarily stressful times for healthcare professionals, doubly so for those who work on the front lines in direct care. This webinar is intended to help all healthcare professionals manage compassion fatigue and burnout; and to understand how countertransference can be an unconscious response to patients and clients. Participants will hear about how these stressors can manifest as symptoms in their lives, how to develop healthy boundaries and responses to them, and learn effective self care strategies.

Who Should Attend?:
• Nurses, Physicians, & Health Care Professionals in Direct Care Settings
• Emergency Department Staff, Critical Care staff
• Pediatric Staff, Staff in Mental Health and Addictions
• Social Workers, Psychologists, OT’s, PT’s, RT’s
• Occupational Health Nurses, Managers, Educators, HR staff

Sarah Allen Benton, MS, LMHC, LPC, AADC

Sarah Allen Benton is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Co-Owner of Benton Behavioral Health Consulting, LLC. She is currently the Director of Clinical Services at Aware Recovery Care home-based addiction treatment in North Haven, CT and Clinical Consultant for The Strathmore House transitional sober living for men in Boston, MA. She worked previously as an outpatient therapist specializing in addiction treatment at Insight Counseling in Ridgefield, CT; Turnbridge young adult male addiction treatment in New Haven, CT; and at McLean Hospital at McLean Brook transitional living program for dual diagnosis in Belmont, MA. She is author of the book, “Understanding the High-Functioning Alcoholic” and has been featured frequently in the media including the NY Times and has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Today Show, The CBS Early Show, NPR and is a blogger for PsychologyToday.com. She has been in long-term recovery since 2004.