Product Detail

Overcoming Compassion Fatigue
Book
$29.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Book - Soft Cover
Dimensions:
8.5" x 11"
Details:
140 pages
Authors:
MARTHA TEATER, MA, LMFT, LCAS, LPC
JOHN LUDGATE, PHD
Publisher:
PESI Publishing & Media
Copyright:
2014
CE Available:
No, CE credit is not available
Product Code:
PUB082840
ISBN:
9781937661441
Author

MARTHA TEATER, MA, LMFT, LCAS, LPC

Martha Teater, MA, LMFT, LCAS, LPC, is a Diplomate with the Academy for Cognitive Therapy and is a practicing cognitive-behavioral therapist. She has maintained a private practice for over 25 years. She has worked in primary care settings, free clinics, and medication-assisted treatment programs. Martha is well known for her work as a disaster mental health manager with the American Red Cross, and has been on many national disaster deployments where she provides support to traumatized people.

She has provided trainings in the United States and internationally on topics such as evidence-based treatments for trauma, DSM-5®, compassion fatigue, and behavioral treatment of chronic pain.

A prolific writer, Martha has published over 175 articles in newspapers and magazines, including Psychotherapy Networker and Family Therapy Magazine. Martha is the coauthor (with John Ludgate) of Overcoming Compassion Fatigue: A Practical Resilience Workbook. She is also coauthor (with Don Teater) of Treating Chronic Pain: Pill-Free Approaches to Move People From Hurt to Hope (PESI, 2017).

JOHN LUDGATE, PHD

John Ludgate, PhD, is a licensed psychologist, who has worked as a psychotherapist with individuals and couple for 30 years. He is the author of Heal Yourself: A CBT Approach to Reducing Therapist Distress & Increasing Therapeutic Effectiveness, Overcoming Compassion Fatigue: A Practical Resilience Workbook and many other books, book chapters and journal article. He is currently at the CBT Center of Western North Carolina.
Continuing Education Credits
CE Credit is not available for this product.
Reviews

"Martha and John have put together a practical, practitioner-friendly workbook that addresses compassion fatigue with understanding and caring. They offer evidence based clinical tools reflecting behavioral, cognitive as well as mindfulness exercises in addition to assessment strategies that can be used to facilitate resilience. I highly recommend this resource to ensure professional competency."

-- Robert J. Berchick, PhD, ABPP, Board Certified in Cognitive Behavioral Psychology, Perelman School of Medicine,
Academy of Cognitive Therapy Certified CBT Consultant

"This is an excellent book that addresses an important and timely topic for anyone working in the helping profession. It is well written and engaging and provides assessment measures and helpful exercises that are invaluable to the reader. I highly recommend to anyone who is a care provider."

-- Frank M. Dattilio, Ph.D., ABPP , Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


"Overcoming Compassion Fatigue offers invaluable resources that will benefit all practitioners - rookies and veterans alike. This well-researched workbook is filled with practical self-assessment tools and concrete strategies for detection, intervention and prevention. Integrating CBT techniques provides a unique and very hands-on approach to managing compassion fatigue and related of caregiver."

-- Fraçoise Mathieu , author of The Compassion Fatigue Workbook: Creative Tools for Transforming Compassion Fatigue
and Vicarious Traumatization