Recognising, Understanding and Managing Compassion Fatigue for Professionals
A comprehensive certificated course for social workers, managers and other supporting professionals who wish to learn practical strategies to help carers to overcome blocked care, (compassion fatigue). The course will assist professionals to consolidate therapeutic parenting knowledge, and to work more effectively with parents and carers.
• To enable supporting professionals to recognise their own responses to carers looking after children with attachment difficulties
• To assist supporting professionals in recognising and managing compassion fatigue with carers and themselves.
• To recognise and interrupt the ‘circle of blame’ thereby improving placement longevity.