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Burnout and Compassion Fatigue: Caring for the “Carers” - OT44

Burnout and Compassion Fatigue: Caring for the “Carers”

by Carol Lambdin-Pattavina, OTD, OTR/L
OT44
(4.5 / 10 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Occupational Therapy (0.10 AOTA CEU)

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Price: $19.00
CE-PRO Price: $9.50

Summary:

The course details the signs of burnout and compassion fatigue and differentiates between the two. It describes how current healthcare trends have resulted in an increase in the occurrence of burnout and compassion fatigue along with the adverse impact on healthcare delivery. Assessments to identify burnout and compassion fatigue are discussed and evidence-based interventions to help address and/or prevent burnout and compassion fatigue are presented.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education program is to inform healthcare professionals about the signs of burnout and compassion fatigue and to discuss evidence-based treatments for both. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify the signs of both burnout and compassion fatigue and differentiate between the two
  • Understand the current trends in healthcare that contribute to increases in the prevalence of burnout and compassion fatigue in the interprofessional team
  • Identify assessments that can be used to measure burnout and compassion fatigue in members of the interprofessional team
  • Identify strategies related to the team member, the clinical work, and the clinical environment that can prevent and/or mitigate the effects of burnout and compassion fatigue
 
Content Level: Intermediate
Instructional Method: Online Course — Clinical Vignette & Narrative
 
Content Focus
Professional Issues: Administration & Management
Professional Issues: Supervision
Professional Issues: OT Education
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including occupational therapists, dietitians/nutritionists, nurses, dietitians pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, speech-language pathologists, and social workers.
 
Occupational therapists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com or Nurse.com. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
Relias LLC, is an approved provider of continuing education for occupational therapists by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Provider #4000. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
 
OnCourse Learning is also accredited by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy and Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy (provider # 50-1489).
 

Course Originally Released on: 2/13/2019
Date of Most Recent Review: 2/13/2019
Course Termination/Update Date: 2/13/2022

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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REBECCA B - Reading, PA  ·  Apr 22, 2019
Good information and insight into situations other than just burnout that may occur in the field of OT
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Alexander D - Surprise , AZ  ·  Apr 12, 2019
I enjoyed learning about the various aspects of work burnout and compassion fatigue. It helps me learn new strategies to cope with these issues.
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Kimberly B - Phoenix, AZ  ·  Apr 05, 2019
In-depth look at burnout and how to reverse it.
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Diana P - rockville, MD  ·  Mar 21, 2019
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ONLINE
Price: $19.00
CE-PRO Price: $9.50