On-Demand Learning

The Cost of Caring: 

Compassion Fatigue & Vicarious Trauma

Presented by: Julie L. Williams, MSEd, LMHC

2 CE Hours: FL Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling

Provider Number: 50-20291

Course Description

This workshop assists clinicians to recognize the common signs and symptoms of Vicarious Trauma and Compassion Fatigue, and learn ways to cope.

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Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this workshop, participants should be able to: 

  • Define “compassion fatigue” (CF) and “vicarious trauma” (VT);

  • Identify signs and symptoms of CF and VT;

  • Implement coping skills to treat CF and VT; and,

  • Access resources that target CF and VT.

About the Presenter

Julie L. Williams, MSEd, LMHC is a Qualified Supervisor for Registered Mental Health Counselor Interns in Florida. She has been licensed as a mental health counselor in Ohio, Wisconsin, and Florida. She has experience working in schools, community mental health, forensic settings, and private practice. Currently, she is the co-owner of Thrive Counseling & Consultation, LLC where she specializes in the treatment of anxiety and trauma-related disorders for adolescents and adults. Her research interests include the assessment and treatment for perpetrators of sex trafficking. 

Workshop Format

  • Once you register below, you will be redirected to the pre-test page.

  • After completing the pre-test, you will be redirected to the workshop landing page where you can download handouts and view the workshop video at your leisure.

  • This workshop video is approximately 2 hours long. You can pause the video if needed.

  • After watching the video, please complete the Post-Test and Workshop Evaluation in order to receive CE credit.

Cost: 

$20 

CE Reporting

CE credit is reported to CE broker within 48 hours of a completed Post-Test.

You will receive an email confirming the CE reporting and a personalized printable Certificate of Completion.