Foster & Adoptive Parent Education: Secondary Trauma & Compassion Fatigue

Opening your home, heart, and life to a child who comes from trauma or adverse circumstances is one of sacrifice and intentionality. Whether you are a care provider, adoptive parent, or foster parent, you will undergo the unavoidable effects of entering into the suffering of others. To care well for these precious children, you must care for yourself. This training will explore how to recognize those unavoidable effects in addition to signs of compassion fatigue, burn out and secondary trauma while offering practical tools to ensure you can continue to help those in your care heal without crumbling yourself.

May 12th | 12:00 pm CST | Worth 1 CEU credit