Product Detail

Overcoming Compassion Fatigue
Book
$29.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Book - Soft Cover
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, LPC, LCAS, has a wealth of experience as an international compassion fatigue educator and consultant. She has trained thousands of health care and mental health clinicians in detecting, intervening, and preventing compassion fatigue. As an American Red Cross disaster mental health volunteer, Martha has been deployed many times to provide support to traumatized people across the country.


Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Martha Teater maintains a private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Martha Teater is a Clinical Member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.

JOHN LUDGATE, PHD

John Ludgate, PhD is a licensed psychologist, who has worked as a psychotherapist for almost 30 years. He is the author of Heal Yourself: A CBT Approach to Reducing Therapist Distress and Increasing Therapeutic Effectiveness and several other books, book chapters and journal articles. As well as having an active clinical practice, he is involved in training and supervision in CBT.

Speaker Disclosures:

Speaker Disclosures: Financial: John Ludgate has an employment relationship with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Center of WNC. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: John Ludgate has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
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