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Title Lying down in the ever falling snow : Canadian health professionals' experience of compassion fatigue / Wendy Austin [and others]
Published Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (224 pages) : illustrations
Contents The question of compassion fatigue: an introduction -- What is compassion? -- Differing understandings of compassion fatigue -- A new way of understanding compassion fatigue -- The cold heart: the bodily experience of compassion fatigue -- The endless winter: the temporal experience of compassion fatigue -- Lost and alone in a prairie blizzard: the experience of space in compassion fatigue -- An icy wall (within and between): relations and compassion fatigue -- Bundling up: finding hope in cold climes -- Survival in winter country
Analysis Single-user
Notes Single-user
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Compassion.
Medical personnel -- Job stress -- Case studies.
Medical personnel -- Mental health -- Canada -- Case studies.
Secondary traumatic stress -- Canada -- Case studies.
Secondary traumatic stress.
Health Personnel -- psychology.
Burnout, Professional -- psychology.
Mental Fatigue -- psychology.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Austin, Wendy, 1947-
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