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May 6, 2021

Care Dimensions Hosts National Speaker on Resilience and Compassion Fatigue

Danvers, MA – Care Dimensions invites healthcare professionals and the community to attend a free, live webinar on June 8, 2021, from 4 to 5:30 p.m., “The Renewal of Spirit: Beyond Burnout and Compassion Fatigue,” presented by world renowned expert, author and speaker Joan Borysenko, PhD. Healthcare professionals provide practical care, empathic listening and comfort throughout illness and in the final stage of life. This session emphasizes the renewal of spirit and prevention of burnout and compassion fatigue as the utmost importance to their lives and mission.

Dr. Borysenko will introduce the seven skills of resilience and practice techniques of meditation and self-care, followed by a discussion of the inner and outer landscape of burnout. Participants will leave with practical tools to nourish self-compassion and the loving presence that is the heart of healing.

Click https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_XRZoRC7aR3mqgcG34d7eiQ to register in advance for this free, live Zoom webinar. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the webinar. The program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing at 244 CMR 5.00 for 1.5 contact hours. Contact Care Dimensions if you have question by emailing EducationRequests@CareDimensions.org or calling 781-373-6616.

This free webinar is brought to you by the Care Dimensions Learning Institute, which is committed to providing opportunities that strengthen comprehensive learning around serious illness and end-of-life care that is responsive to the needs of the professionals, community, patients and families we serve.


Care Dimensions Hospice House Video Tour

The Care Dimensions Hospice House, located in Lincoln on the Waltham town line, is a gracious and private home-like setting for patients who need hospital-level care for complex pain and symptom management. To learn more, call our Referral Center at 888-287-1255.

Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in more than 95 communities in Eastern Massachusetts.