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Mona M. Johnson MA, CDP Mona.firstname.lastname@example.org (360) 725-6050
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Eustress – Moderate psychological stress that is beneficial Compassion Satisfaction - A sense of satisfaction with the work; development of personal strengths as a result. Compassion Stress - Stress resulting from wanting to help a suffering or traumatized person Burn Out - Associated with feelings of hopelessness and difficulties in dealing with work & doing job effectively Compassion Fatigue - A state of exhaustion and dysfunction from prolonged exposure to compassion stress. (Figley, 1993) “The weariness that comes from caring.” (Johnson, 1997)
Professional Quality of Life Scale http://proqol.org/ProQol_Test.html http://proqol.org/ProQol_Test.html Measuring your level of Compassion Satisfaction, Compassion Fatigue and Burnout 35 Question with Self Scoring
My ProQol results were __________. I feel __________________ about my results. I learned ________________ about myself from this activity. I need to kick up my self-care in the following ways__________________.
Helpers who are empathetic. Helpers who have experienced some painful or traumatic event(s) in their own lives which are unresolved, and in turn, activated by similar reports of pain/trauma in others. Helpers who work directly with the painful/traumatic experiences of children. Helpers who take care of others and often neglect or are unaware of their own feelings and needs.
Physical - Sleep, nutrition, exercise, health care visits Emotional - Support system(s), counseling, therapy, journaling, talking about feelings Intellectual - Reading (pleasure & work), writing, continuing education Social - Friends, family, play, fun, celebration belonging to groups & communities
Financial - Spending and saving responsibly; balancing check account, plans for future Occupational - Personal satisfaction and enrichment in work, re-evaluating career, new learning, leadership contributions Environmental - Occupying positive environments that support well-being Spiritual - Prayer, meditation, contact with nature, House of Worship, 12 Steps
Fear Assumptions and Limiting Beliefs Negative Attitude Other Barriers?
The Language of Letting Go; More Language of Letting Go; Journey to the Heart & The New Codependency by Melody Beattie Trauma Stewardship (book) by Laura van Deernoot Lipsky Mindfulness for Beginners by Jon Kabat-Zinn Healing After Loss by Martha Whitman Hickman The Book of Awakening by Mark Nepo Falling Upward by Richard Rohr Dying To Be Me – by Anita Moorjani