Do You Have Compassion Fatigue?
Date and Time
Wednesday May 10, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
On the heels of the pandemic, behavioral health professionals are experiencing compassion fatigue. This is impacting their work, their patients, and their providers. But what is it, and how does it differ from burnout? What are the signs to look for among your team and yourself? What are the best ways to address this significant occupational hazard to ensure patients receive the best care?
Topics covered will include:
Understand compassion fatigue, apathy, and burnout as an SUD worker; • Identify the unique challenges of burnout in the addiction treatment profession;
• Recognize behaviors in your staff to stay proactive about their mental health;
• Take care of yourself and your coworkers in this profession;
• Address the “Gap Analysis” in burnout.
This forum includes an open discussion where attendees can ask questions of our presenters.
Presented by BrightView’s Kentucky Medical Director, Cheryl McClain, MD, CPE, FAAFP, MQSM, and BrightView's VP of Quality Operations, Rhonda Roper, LCSW, LISW.