In an increasingly fast paced, complex and stressful world, we are being asked as leaders to be more “authentic", “vulnerable” and “empathetic”.

But at what cost?

There’s a well known area of psychological research known as compassion fatigue traditionally associated with the medical industry. In this session, we’ll discuss those principles in the context of your leadership role and how to bring your best self to work while practising self care.


Outline/Structure of the Talk

Storytelling and examples leading to the learning outcomes interspersed with practical tips and application.

This could also be run as a workshop, but would need 60-90 mins

Learning Outcome

  • Risk Factors for burnout and compassion fatigue
  • Emotional, Physical & Spiritual Indicators
  • Resiliency: Coping Mechanisms & practical techniques

Target Audience

People Leaders, Coaches and those in roles that require caring for other staff

Prerequisites for Attendees

No pre-reqs needed apart from some vulnerability if we want to workshop it.

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