Walking the Walk Workshop


Location: Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism & Addictions (219 W 2nd St., Grand Island, NE)

 Registration: To register, email Naomi at: naomi@cncaa.info

Fee: No cost to attend but space is limited and registration is required by April 23

Title: Walking the Walk: Creative Tools for Transforming Compassion Fatigue and Secondary Trauma

There is now over two decades of research proving that working in high stress, trauma-exposed professions such as behavioral health carries elements of risk to the staff. 

Compassion fatigue has been called “a disorder that affects those who do their work well” (Figley, 1995). The level of compassion fatigue, secondary trauma and burnout can ebb and flow from one day to the next.