Date/Time: 
04/07/2010 (All day) to 04/08/2010 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Renaissance Pittsburgh
107 6th Street

City: 
Pittsburgh
Postal Code: 
15222
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Office for Victims of Crime-Training and Technical Assistance Center
Description: 

Instructors: Stephanie Frogge & Mary Beth Williams

This training provides an overview of the definitions and symptoms of Compassion Fatigue, Burnout, Vicarious Trauma, and Secondary Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The training will include an interactive exploration of self-care techniques, strategies for recognizing symptoms of Compassion Fatigue, and strategies managers can use to ensure balance and self-care for those that they supervise. Anyone working in the field of victim services, or anyone working with victims of crime in related fields could benefit from this training. Through case studies, role-playing, and other interactive exercises, you will gain the knowledge and skills to lessen the impact of Compassion Fatigue while enhancing your professional and personal well-being. Participants will:

  • Identify sources of stress and trauma.
  • Examine the physical, cognitive, emotional and spiritual impact of stress and trauma.
  • Explain how to recognize and understand the symptoms of compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma.
  • Review how to develop healthy coping skills and build resilience.
  • Develop a professional and personal care plan to minimize the risk of compassion fatigue.
Date/Time: 
05/05/2014 - 8:00am to 05/06/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA
Nittany Lion Inn
City: 
University Park, PA
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Penn State University
Description: 

Penn State’s third annual Conference on Child Protection and Well-Being is scheduled for May 5-6, 2014 at the Nittany Lion Inn on the University Park campus. The conference will focus on the role of parenting and family processes in child maltreatment and intervention.

Learn more.

Date/Time: 
06/27/2008 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Location
Address: 

Luzerne County Community College1333 South Prospect Street

City: 
Nanticoke
Postal Code: 
18634
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Mutiple Sponsors
Description: 

An opportunity for clergy and congregational leaders to receive the latest information, resources and strategies on how to educate and offer hope to individuals and families suffering from the impact of addiction and substance abuse.

Objectives:
Raise awareness of how addiction to alcohol, other drugs affects individuals and their families

Discuss role of clergy and congregations in offering information, hope and recovery support for those affected by alcohol and drug abuse.

Review core competencies for clergy and congregational leaders in understanding and addressing alcohol and drug abuse.

Facilitated By:
Douglas Ronsheim
Exec. Director of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors

Steve Hornberger
Faith Initiative Program Consultant

NACoA

This training is no cost – includes continental breakfast and lunch
AAPC credits and PCB credits available

Registration: Bureau Training Management System (BTMS)
To register go to www.health.state.pa.us , scroll to middle of page until you see Drug and Alcohol

Look for sub-title under D&A "Training Opportunity," page you will see BTMS "Click here," click that (if you have log on continue, if not registration needed, located under logon)

The training is listed in Specialized Training

Scroll down to course click on hyper-link and register.

If you have problems or questions regarding registration, please call our Training Section at (717) 787-8200

 

Date/Time: 
03/10/2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location
Address: 

Messiah College

City: 
Grantham
Postal Code: 
17027
Country: 
253
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Multicultural Council, & Women’s Ministry
Contact Phone: 
(717) 796-4793
Description: 

The Truth that Lives in My Heart

A multimedia interactive presentation!

African American artist Marta L. Sanchez uses visual art, spoken word, and personal storytelling to address sexual violence.

Originally from the Republic of Panama, she loves chocolate, foating in the ocean, and envisioning a safer world, one brushstroke at a time.
*This event is free & open to the public.

Date/Time: 
04/25/2013 - 5:30pm
Location
Address: 

219 Court Street

City: 
Newtown
Postal Code: 
18940
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Network of Victim Assistance
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Steve
Contact Phone: 
215-343-6543
Contact Email: 
steve@novabucks.org
Contact Website: 
http://www.novabucks.org/

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