Self Care for Caregivers and Service Providers Webinar

Sep
22
When: Thursday, Sep 22, 2016, (All day)

This training reviews the definition of stress and different types of stressors; additionally, it reviews the definition of burn-out and four stages of burn-out. Signs and symptoms, risk factors, and consequences of stress and burn-out on a person and agencies are reviewed. This training reviews research on stress paradigms regarding families supporting a family member with an intellectual and/or developmental disability. Self-care methods to manage stress and reduce the risk of burn-out for a person and agencies are reviewed. This training is interactive in that attendees are asked to evaluate themselves in terms of stress and burn-out; additionally, attendees are asked to review vignettes to determine signs and symptoms of stress and/or burn-out in others, as well as develop interventions to manage stress and reduce the risk of burn-out.

Southwest Service Area