Steps to receive a Continuing Education Certificate for this Course

Social workers, because this course deals with compassion fatigue, self care, and vicarious trauma it is not accepted by ASWB. Please select another course, if you are a social worker in a state that only accepts ASWB approved courses. Other professions and states accept this course. If you have a question about your state or profession's acceptance of this course, please email [email protected]
Step #1 FREE Preview of Questions & FREE Course Content!
Click underlined Section 1 below to read Section 1. Question 1 is located at the end of Section 1. Then, click on the Answer Booklet link found at the end of Section 1 to answer question 1. Read Section 2. Answer question 2 in the Answer Booklet for this course and so on.

Step #2 - FREE Unlimited Scoring! After completing and scoring the Answer Booklet a Certificate granting 4 continuing education credits for this Course is issued to you on-line or sent to you via US Mail. The Answer Booklet gives you FREE scoring and anonymous unlimited trials. (Click here if you wish to get a printable format of this page.) Coordinating Instructor: Tracy Appleton, LCSW, MEd

Addendum A
--Addendum A: Vicarious trauma
Outline of Topics - Transcript of Compact Discs
*New content on Compassion Fatigue
Section 1 & Question 1
--Track #1 - Five Steps You Can Take to Alleviate Your Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder
Section 2 & Question 2
--Track #2 - Feeling Inadequate as a Helper when the Battered Woman Stays
Section 3 & Question 3
--Track #3 - How to Put Your Countertransference to Positive
Use By the Use of 3 Burn-Out Shields

Section 4 & Question 4
--Track #4 - Five Key Areas of Battered Women Denial and
Resistance that Lead to Your Burn Out

Section 5 & Question 5
--Track #5 - How to Avoid the Arrogance Traps of Imposing
Your Own Values and Assuming the Dominant Role

Section 6 & Question 6
--Track #6 - Thurman and Watson Landmark Cases - Evaluating Your Legal System's Ambivalence toward Domestic Violence
Section 7 & Question 7
--Track #7 - 4 Life-Saving Tips to Ensure your Safety in a Session with Batterers

Course Manual of Articles
& Personal Reflection Exercises

Section 8 & Question 8
--Disrupted Frame of Reference
Section 9 & Question 9
--Getting Unstuck: Learning to Heal the Healer
Section 10 & Question 10
-Burnout in Clinical Psychologists: An Examination of its Nature
Section 11 & Question 11
--Vicarious Trauma: My Personal Struggle "Can You Relate?"
Section 12 & Question 12
--AIDS: Therapist's Emotional Exhaustion and Countertransference
Section 13 & Question 13
--Therapist Stress Related to Coerced Referrals
Section 14 & Question 14
--The Overly Idealistic Healing Personality and Burnout
Section 15 & Question 15
--Burnout and Secondary Stress
*New content on Compassion Fatigue
Section 16
--Compassion fatigue: When caring hurts - A concern for law enforcement, counselors, educators, attorneys, and social workers
Section 17
--Tips for Disaster Responders: Understanding Compassion Fatigue
Section 18
--Selected Readings Bibliography/Authors/Instructors
Course Learning Objectives/Outcomes

Answer Booklet