Training-as-treatment: effectiveness of the Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist Training.

  title={Training-as-treatment: effectiveness of the Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist Training.},
  author={J Eric Gentry and Jennifer Baggerly and Anna Baranowsky},
  journal={International journal of emergency mental health},
  volume={6 3},
Mental health and other service professionals who work with trauma survivors often experience the debilitating effects of compassion fatigue and caregiver stress. Leaders within the field have called for effective, empirically supported interventions for professionals who experience these negative effects. In response to the call, this study examines the treatment effectiveness of the Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist Training (CCFST) for 83 participating mental health professionals… CONTINUE READING


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