With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to put a strain on an already stressed
healthcare system, understanding and mitigating “Compassion Fatigue” becomes even
more relevant as the whole world tries to figure out how to adjust with our respective
This mini-course will provide an overview on the important and relevant topic of
compassion fatigue and discuss steps that all Recreation Professionals can do to
mitigate the impact of compassion fatigue to support their wellbeing and keep them
inspired in this valued profession.
Information will also be provided about the new Canadian Dementia Designation called,
CDCPTM which stands for a Certified Dementia Care Provider.