Caring for Others, Caring for Yourself

Target Audience

This course is designed to help health care workers better manage the stress and challenges they encounter each day to improve patient care.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

  1. Differentiate between burnout, compassion fatigue, and depression.
  2. Explain the connection between burnout, compassion fatigue, and depression and decreased patient outcomes.
  3. Discuss effective strategies for dealing with compassion fatigue, burnout and depression.
  4. Develop a plan for implementing effective strategies for dealing with compassion fatigue, burnout and depression.

Additional Information

Course Length: 
Approximately 1 hour + additional time to complete quiz
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.20 National Association of Nephrology Technicians/Technologists (NANT)
  • 1.00 National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Course opens: 
08/01/2012
Course expires: 
05/01/2019
Cost:
$0.00

Mark A. Meier, MSW, LICSW

Social workers

This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886443948-2372) for 1.00 continuing education contact hour.

If you are licensed in the following states, please confirm with your licensing body directly, that this course is acceptable for continuing education contact hour:

Idaho

Michigan

New Jersey

New York

Oregon

West Virginia

Dialysis Technicians

Through the California Board of Registered Nursing, the National Association of Nephrology Technicians/Technologists has approved this program for 1.20 continuing education contact hours. The licesee must retain this certificate for a period of four years after the course ends. (CBN Provider No. 16924)

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.20 National Association of Nephrology Technicians/Technologists (NANT)
  • 1.00 National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/01/2012
Course expires: 
05/01/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Required Hardware/software

You will need Adobe Flash Player (version 8 or later) installed to complete the modules.  Check now to determine if the correct version of Adobe Flash Player is installed on your computer. If you do not have Adobe Flash Player installed on your computer, you will need to download and install it. This will only take a few minutes and the software for this player is free.