When I say the word mindfulness what type of picture pops into your head? Maybe it’s someone sitting cross-legged on the floor with their eyes closed, dressed in beautiful garb…
Kathryn Samples Williams
A consequence of strong sense of empathy combined with repeated or prolonged interaction with people who experienced trauma. Compassion fatigue can result in negative physical, emotional and cognitive effects. Those of us in helping professions often develop compassion fatigue. If we notice the signs early, however, we can take steps to ensure our ability to maintain a healthy amount of compassion throughout our careers.