Categories Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, CODP I or II or II, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS I or II, CPRS I or II, MAATP I or II, RDDP, NCRS II, CFPP II, CVSS II
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Section 1: Introduction A. Presenter Introductions B. Webinar Overview Section 2: Workforce Concerns A. Staff/Treaters B. Compassion Fatigue C. Burnout D. Physical Effects of Burnout E. The Burnout Curve F. Is Burnout an Ethical Problem? G. Secondary Traumatic Stress H. Secondary Traumatic Stress Symptoms I. Vicarious Trauma J. Warning Signs K. Knowledge Check Section 3: Compassion Satisfaction A. What to Do? B. Prevention of Workforce Concerns C. Staff Turnover Section 4: The Importance of Self-Care A. Safety is Paramount B. Self-Assessment C. Physical Self-Care D. Emotional Self-Care E. Psychological Self-Care F. Spiritual Self-Care G. Workplace/Professional Self-Care H. Mindfulness I. Facilitating Your Mindfulness Practice Section 5: Compassion A. Managing with Compassion B. Caregiver Health C. Knowledge Check D. The Professional Quality of Life Scale (ProQOL) Section 6: Conclusion A. Summary B. Provider Resilience App C. Apps to Support Mindfulness Practices D. Web Resources E. References F. Congratulations
Karen Johnson, MSW, LCSW, Director of Trauma-Informed Services at the National Council for Behavioral Health, has over 19 years of clinical and administrative experience in child welfare and community-based mental health. She joined the National Council in April 2014 after working at SaintA in Milwaukee in numerous roles, the most recent being the Division Director of Community Services. While at SaintA Karen became certified in the ChildTrauma Academy’s Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics and was integrally involved in SaintA’s journey to become a more trauma-informed organization. Karen spearheaded the development and implementation of housing and supportive services for former foster youth and worked to strengthen systems serving this vulnerable population. Karen is also the parent of an adult child with severe and chronic mental illness. With her joined professional and lived experiences, Karen brings a distinct perspective to mental health and addiction disorders work and is passionate about helping to move organizations towards trauma-informed approaches. Disclosure: Karen Johnson, MSW, LCSW has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.