OCR Town Hall – COLAP Presentation – Compassion Fatigue
June 23 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
COLAP Presentation: Understanding and Managing Compassion Fatigue
Amy Kingery from COLAP will provide a 1-hour CLE presentation on:
- Understanding the neurobiology and neurophysiology of stress and trauma
- Understanding the effects of stress, vicarious trauma, and compassion fatigue
- Identifying what each attendee’s personal stress response looks like, and identifying warning signs for fatigue or burnout
- Building resiliency factors to support self, colleagues and staff in mitigating the impact of trauma exposure
Presenter Bio: Amy Kingery is the Assistant Director for the Colorado Lawyer Assistance Program (COLAP). She received her BA from the University of Hawai’i-Hilo and her MSW and MBA from Newman University. Ms. Kingery is a Colorado licensed clinical social worker and licensed addiction counselor. She is a Colorado native with over 15 years’ experience serving individuals, families and professionals working within the intersections of the courts, child welfare, behavioral health and trauma.
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