Compassion Fatigue, Self-Care and Professional Practice

Course: VIC2003


This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):

Working with victims of crime is a demanding profession. Students learn the principles of debriefing, self-care and stress management. Students are able to understand their personal strengths and limitations and to develop and critique personal strategies for managing occupational stress. Special attention is given to working within professional guidelines and to the creation of individual plans for professional development. Through examination of Victim Service Standards students develop knowledge of ethical codes, confidentiality and ongoing education that guide professional practice in victim services.

WINTER 2017
Online LearningRequired Books for Online Learning
Section Date(s) ModePrice
800 Jan 10 - Apr 18Online$287.30* See footnote

* Online registration not available for this section. You must register by phone, or in person. For further information please refer to the Registration Info page.