TEND Podcast

A Shift in Perspective: Why it’s Time to Stop Using “Compassion Fatigue”

February 03, 2021 TEND academy
TEND Podcast
A Shift in Perspective: Why it’s Time to Stop Using “Compassion Fatigue”
Show Notes

Listen in as our panelists discuss the importance of terminology. Learn why the field is moving away from using the word "Compassion Fatigue" and why "Empathic Strain" is a better choice. 

Françoise Mathieu, M. Ed, RP, Executive Director, TEND.
Diana Tikasz, MSW, RSW, Social Worker and Resiliency Expert.
Dr. Ginny Sprang, Executive Director, University of Kentucky Center on Trauma and Children.
Dr. Brian Bride, Director, School of Social Work, Georgia State University.