Compassion Fatigue

Compassion Fatigue

You may have heard of compassion fatigue as a condition used to describe the stress associated with working with people who are in crisis, trauma or suffering. Think of people in caregiving or helping professions like nurses, doctors, therapists, veterinarians and...
Recommitting to Quiet

Recommitting to Quiet

Apparently I have a hard time keeping quiet. Back at the beginning of summer, I said I’d be stepping back to work on my writing project. And while I have been working on that project, I’ve also been doing a bunch of other stuff — fun stuff! —...