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Title Treating compassion fatigue / edited by Charles R. Figley
Published New York : Brunner-Routledge, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 227 pages) : illustrations
Series Psychosocial stress series ; no. 24
Brunner-Routledge psychosocial stress series ; no. 24
Contents Ch. 1. Diagnosis and treatment of helper stresses, traumas, and illnesses -- Ch. 2. The trauma of working with traumatized children -- Ch. 3. Stress responses of mental health workers following disaster: the Oklahoma City Bombing -- Ch. 4. Secondary traumatic stress in case managers working in community mental health services -- Ch. 5. Measuring compassion satisfaction as well as fatigue: developmental history of the Compassion Satisfaction and fatigue Test -- Ch. 6. The Accelerated Recovery Program (ARP) for compassion fatigue -- Ch. 7. Humor as a moderator of compassion fatigue -- Ch. 8. The silencing response in clinical practice: on the road to dialogue -- Ch. 9. Trauma treatment training for Bosnian and Croatian mental health workers -- Ch. 10. Strategies for managing disaster mental health worker stress
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Burn out (Psychology) -- Treatment.
Medical personnel -- Job stress.
Secondary traumatic stress -- Treatment.
Health Personnel -- psychology.
Stress, Psychological -- therapy.
Burnout, Professional.
Form Electronic book
Author Figley, Charles R., 1944-
ISBN 0203890310 (electronic bk.)
9780203890318 (electronic bk.)