Free NAADAC Webinar
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 @ 3-4:30pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)
*Please note that the recorded video has some brief audio problems, starting at the 10 minute mark. The problems last for only two minutes or so.
This webinar will define and distinguish health-risks commonly experienced by helping professionals, specifically burnout and compassion fatigue. The webinar will emphasize both risk factors and protective factors for these stressors within individuals and organizations, and will provide a means to assess one’s personal vulnerability to these.
- Define, recognize and distinguish the professional health-risks of compassion fatigue and burnout.
- Understand the most common risk factors for the development of compassion fatigue and burnout (CFBT) among helping professionals, and assess one’s personal level of risk.
- Describe the elements of an effective approach to recovery from compassion fatigue and burnout (CFBT).
- Understand and cultivate a variety of research-supported protective factors against CFBT within ourselves, and within our work settings.
Education is FREE to all professionals
Earn Continuing Education Credit
If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a continuing education (CE) certificate to verify your time spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. Members of NAADAC receive a Certificate of Completion for 1.5 CEs for free. Non-members of NAADAC receive 1.5 CEs for $20 (make payment here). A CE certificate will be emailed to you within 21 days of submission and receiving payment, if applicable. Click here for a complete list of who accepts NAADAC Continuing Education Credit.
Bob Phillips, DBH, LADAC, LMSW, is Coordinator of Human Services and Addiction Studies at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell. With 35 years of experience, Bob serves as clinician, educator, trainer, and consultant in the fields of addictions treatment and the integration of behavioral health into primary medical care. Bob’s research and clinical interests include program evaluation, youth risk and resiliency, and occupational health including risk and protective factors for burnout and compassion fatigue. In addition, he has served and led the human service professions at local, state, and national levels and organizations, including NAADAC (as the Southwest Regional Vice-President 1995-1997), the New Mexico Addictions Education Network, the International Coalition of Substance Abuse Educators, and the National Association of Doctors of Behavioral Health.
Who Should Attend
Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.
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