Compassion Fatigue: The Emotional Toll of Caregiving
October 23 • 4:30 p.m.
Professional caregivers or those who provide care to a loved one commonly struggle with high levels of compassion fatigue – a condition caused by working in an environment that presents daily emotional challenges. The symptoms of compassion fatigue exact a tremendous toll on caregivers, but there are resources available in the community. Please join us for our Caregiver Cafe Speaker Series, as our expert-guided discussion explores the psychological impact of compassion fatigue.
Dr. Tamunosaki Lawson, MD, Psychiatrist
Affiliated with Parkridge Medical Center
Amy Whipple, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Associate Chief Nursing Officer at Parkridge Valley Adult & Senior Campus
Light refreshments will be served.
Call (423) 551-4190 for more information.
The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence, Chattanooga
7719 Shallowford Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421