Repeated and chronic exposure to large volumes of difficult stories can erode our sense of empathy for others. In this online course, we will explore the "costs of caring" and learn strategies to identify and address compassion fatigue.
Who is TEND?
TEND provides education and consulting to complex workplaces. Since 2002, our team of experienced professionals from the fields of mental health, organizational health, and resilience integration have trained thousands of helping professionals around the world.
What’s in the Toolkit?
Best practices to manage before, during, and after difficult work.
Learn from leaders in the fields of burnout, secondary traumatic stress, and organizational health.
Hundreds of recommended resources for further learning.
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Hours of Videos
Simple is good. Simple doesn’t mean it’s not powerful. Practicing simple strategies throughout your day, practicing them, can make a big difference. Small and often is the key.
— Diana Tikasz, MSW, RSW, Organizational Health & Resiliency Specialist
I haven’t hesitated to shamelessly steal a lot of the content and material I’ve gotten from TEND. Their monthly material has been spot-on for the needs and concerns that front line staff are dealing with every day.
— Alan O’Malley-Laursen, Employee Resiliency Specialist, Olmstead County, Minnesota
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Staying Grounded in Stressful Work: On-Demand Course
The pace and competing demands of the modern workplace have left many of us operating in constant stress and overdrive. This online course explores essential strategies to stay grounded and centered.
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Downloadable TEND Strategies including Low Impact Debriefing and more
$99 / year
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