Compassion Fatigue Class Presented by HSUS
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND. We are offering two classes, one from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. and one from 1-5 p.m. Click Here to Register.
Workshop open to both animal welfare professionals and independent rescuers. Free admission.
This workshop will provide attendees with the tools needed to stay resilient as they face the day-to-day challenges of their work in the animal protection field. The workshop will provide participants with a shared language and understanding of the causes and symptoms of Compassion Fatigue as well as a suite of skills that can be used to build and maintain a healthy and intentional culture of skillful communication, openness, and personal responsibility. Participants will also have the opportunity to create a personal plan of action.
About the Speaker: Hilary Hager has managed volunteers in the animal protection field for the last eighteen years, and currently serves as Senior Director of Volunteer Engagement at The HSUS. Engaging volunteers in meaningful work to make the world a more humane place is Hilary’s passion and life’s work. She also teaches courses in compassion fatigue around the country and the world, and has extensive volunteer experience herself. Hilary holds a master’s degree in non-profit leadership.
- 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
- Session One
- We are offering two sessions. This is the first one.
- 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Session Two
- We are offering two sessions. This is the second one.