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From Compassion Fatigue to Compassion Satisfaction

Title: From Compassion Fatigue to Compassion Satisfaction with Lisa Scotese Gallagher, RN, BSN

CE/CME Offered:

No CE/CME Credit Available

Member Price:  $105.00
Non-Member Price:  $210.00

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Length: 1.0 hour

This session was recorded at NHPCO’s Volunteer Leadership Virtual Conference (VLVC) July 30 2012

As hospice team members you may be experiencing displays of stress resulting from the caregiving work you perform on a regular basis. Having an awareness of the negative effects on your life can lead to positive change, personal transformation and a new resiliency. Learn how to assess compassion fatigue and the techniques to transform compassion fatigue to compassion satisfaction.


  • Identify symptoms and causes of compassion fatigue
  • State tools available to assess compassion fatigue
  • Describe three strategies to support authentic, sustainable self-care practices for yourself and the volunteers you manage

Lisa Scotese Gallagher, RN, BSN

Lisa Gallagher is a Clinical Director at Hospice of the Western Reserve. Lisa is an active member of the National Council of Hospice and Palliative Professionals (NCHPP) and serves on NCHPP Volunteer/Volunteer Management Steering Committee,  Hospice Volunteer Administrators of Northern Ohio, Greater Cleveland Area Association of Volunteer Administrators and she serves on the Board for Forum for Volunteer Administrators. Lisa presents on local, regional and national level.


Planners: Barbara L. Bouton, MA, FT, and Jennifer Kennedy, MA, BSN, RN, have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Faculty: Lisa Gallagher has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Completion: You will have access to this course for 90 days from the date of purchase.
Release Date: February 4, 2014 

Expiration Date:  

February 4, 2017

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