Caregiving and Compassion Fatigue (Cancelled)

Jul 22, 2021, 11:00am - 12:15pm
online webinar
Patrice Powers-Barker

In partnership with the Ohio Council on Family Relations, Patrice Powers-Barker, OSU Extension, Lucas County Family & Consumer Sciences will be co-presenting a webinar on Caregiving and Compassion Fatigue. 

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Who should attend?

Professionals who work with families

Students who work with families

Formal caregivers

Informal caregivers - may be paid/unpaid individuals without training who provide care to family members, neighbors or friends.


1. To define the prevalence of caregiving among age, gender, and racial groups

2. To identify & share how values may influence caregiver behaviors

3. To define compassion fatigue.

4. To identify characteristics of compassion fatigue to help professionals, as well as formal & informal caregivers, recognize & deal with it.

5. To provide personal & community resources that may alleviate the stress of caregiving.

Notes: As a webinar, anyone is welcome to attend. As this is sponsored by OHCFR, the state examples and resources will be focused on Ohio. 1 contact hour CEU will be offered pending approval from the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR)