Compassion Fatigue
24-Mar-2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM - -
1201 Main Street SE
Northern Lakes College Room 128
Slave Lake, Alberta T0G 2A3

Compassion Fatigue Workshop

ACSW Slave Lake Area Coordinators and Slave Lake Family and Community Support Services are please to present a workshop on: Compassion Fatigue. 

Compassion Fatigue: refers to the profound emotional and physical exhaustion that helping professionals and caregivers can develop over time.  It is a gradual erosion of all thing that keep us connected to outers; our empathy, our hope, and our compassion. 

Please click here to view the event flyer. 

Workshop Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Mary Nyachieo, MSW, RSW

Presenter Bio: Mary Nyachieo is from Kenya and now makes Slave Lake Alberta her home. She speaks 7 languages. Mary can be heard saying “When Elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers”. Mary has a Home Economics background, a BSW emphasis on disabilities, and a generalist MSW from Delaware State.  

Attendance Requirements:  

In order to receive the 6 Category A credits participants must attend for the entire workshop.
Partial credits will not be provided.

Fees :

$10.00 for RSW's and ACSW Student Members
$15.00 for other social work students
$20.00 for all other participants

Refreshments will be provided. Participants are responsible for thier own lunch during the lunch break at 12:00-1:00 PM.

Maximum Participants:  50 

Due to the low registration fee NO refunds for cancellation will be given.



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