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Keeping your cool, coping with burnout. Find out how to manage the unique stresses of a compassionate career.

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  • The Flip Side of Fatigue

    Combat your compassion fatigue by learning how to shift your perspective and build your “compassion resilience” to be emotionally and physically healthy, while still responding with the caring necessary for your job.

  • A Good Man in a Hard Job

    A career spent ensuring softer departures for animals, and helping animal welfare workers cope.

  • Taking Inventory of Your Awesomeness

    The ability to validate our own hard work and successes is one of the most effective ways to stay resilient in the animal welfare field. Learn some useful techniques to give yourself a much-deserved pat on the back.

  • Don't Believe Everything You Think

    When we don't know the whole truth about a situation, we often assume the worst and end up believing our assumptions to be reality. However, we can do emotional harm to ourselves simply by creating such false tragedy.

  • You Make Things Better for Animals ...

    Complaining may feel good, but it often doesn’t improve a situation and can be a major drag on those around you. Fortunately, each of us has the power to change our thinking and behavior, making a better environment for all.

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