ARE YOU A HELPING PROFESSIONAL?
Helping professionals are people whose life work entails nurturing the physical, psychological, intellectual, emotional and spiritual wellbeing of others. Doctors, nurses, therapists, educators, social workers, ministers, counselors, life coaches… people like you!
THE DOWNSIDE OF CARING…
Providing personal care can be challenging! Helping Professionals often experience burnout, exhaustion, vicarious trauma and compassion fatigue. Passion and enthusiasm can quickly become disillusionment and disconnection. This is all-too-common in Healthcare, Human Services and the other Helping Professions.
- 20% of nurses’ mental health has made their workload difficult to handle
- 48% of social workers experience personal distress due to their work
- 50% of physicians suffer from high levels of emotional exhaustion
- 80% of nurses access their employee assistance program
BURNOUT DOESN’T HAVE TO BE AN INEVITIBILITY.
Connect with your contribution and rediscover the passion that ignited your career in the first place!
A few years back, I was travelling across one end of Canada to the other via the US. A detour on our road trip led us to a spontaneous few days in San Francisco. We stayed in a great place – The Hotel California – nestled right in the middle of the high end “richness” […]