Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma: Working with Newcomers Speaker Series

March 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The Robby
85 Church St
St Catharines, ON L2R 3C7
Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre
905-685-6589 ext. 243

Professional Development Opportunity for Working with Newcomers

This Speaker Series is free-of-charge and open to anyone who works with newcomer populations. For more information, contact Melenie Neamtz (contact information above).

Speaker: Rebecca Brown (MSW RSW), Wellness Director Executive Secretary, Canadian Academy of Lifestyle Medicine, ADJ ASST Professor, Western University, Certified Compassion Fatigue Educator

Topic: Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma – A normal consequence of working in a helping field; what is compassion fatigue? Signs, symptoms, and coping mechanisms

This event is hosted by the Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre.

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