The following talk was originally presented by Jessica Dolce, MS CCFE, during an online animal welfare conference in September 2020.
Do our humane values apply to the human beings who work in animal welfare organizations? Do our workers have the right to safety, compassion, and freedom from fear and distress on the job? If so, then its time to re-imagine and strive for radically different workplace systems. Let’s get started…
Download The Self-Care to We-Care Workbook from Jessica
Participate in a new study: Stress Among Employees and Volunteers in Animal Shelters by Dawn Cowling, graduate student Department of Human Development and Applied Psychology at the University of Toronto
Watch the Reflect. Refuel. Reset. Secondary Traumatic Stress Video Series from the Southern Regional Children’s Advocacy Center
Watch The Organizational Secondary Traumatic Stress Webinar from The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
You’re helping animals. I’m here to help you.
I’m Jessica Dolce, a Certified Compassion Fatigue Educator, and I help shelter workers, veterinarians, ACOs, dog trainers, and other animal care folks like you to care for yourself and your teams, so that you can be well and keep making an impact!
If you’re feeling stuck when it comes to compassion fatigue or struggling to care for yourself while you care for others, I’ve got your back.
Questions? Contact me anytime: firstname.lastname@example.org