Euthanizing the creatures you care about takes its emotional and physical toll on you. This one-day, intimate seminar reveals what compassion stress is and how it affects you. Through facilitated small- and large-group discussions, you will discover the often hidden impact that euthanasia has on you and your coworkers, friends, and family. For Euthanasia Technicians (ET) and non-ETs.
This intimate, one-day seminar reveals what compassion fatigue and compassion stress are, and how they can affect you. Through facilitated small- and large-group discussions, you will discover the often hidden impact that working in the field of animal welfare has on you and your co-workers, friends and family. Topics include understanding compassion fatigue and stress, developing individual coping skills and tools, evaluating your organization's compassion fatigue status, expressing feelings and concerns in a safe environment, and more.
$160 Includes one day of lectures and participatory activities, and a certificate of completion. Lunch is on your own.