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Child Welfare Series 2021 | Going Beyond Self- Care: Working with Trauma

Posted by Nicholas Postelli for College of Health and Human Services

VIRTUAL EVENT INFORMATION:

Hosted by Western Michigan University College of Health and Human Services, Kalamazoo, Michigan via Webex. The link to this training is provided after registration. 

SESSION DESCRIPTION

In this course, you will begin to understand how witnessing trauma or experiencing your own trauma will impact you. You will learn the signs of compassion fatigue and burnout for yourself and other workers. You will have an opportunity to explore your own skill set in relation to self- care and will practice at least two activities that can be incorporated into your daily self- care practice. Trainer: Jessica Gladden, Ph.d LMSW. CE offered: 3 SW/ 3 MCBAP

As a result of this workshop, participants will be prepared to:

1. Learn at least 5 signs of compassion fatigue/ burnout.

2. Assess your own level of self- care practices.

3. Engage in two practices that will increase your self- care

Continuing Education: 3 SW, Participation Certificate also available

Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Cost:
$45.00 Per Participant
This training is free for MDHHS employees. Select "MDHHS employee" in the fee adjustment dropdown.
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Contact: Lisa Brennan
616-771-9497
Email for more information