Supervisory Skills in Animal-Related Occupations

Start Date Start - End Time Venue Places Taken

Duration: 7 hours

Coordinator: Dr Rebekah Scotney

Presenter: Dr Rebekah Scotney

This course is designed for supervisors who are responsible for staff who work with animals to help guard against occupational stress and compassion fatigue.

This course will enable participants to:

1. To develop an understanding of contextual occupational stressors and Compassion Fatigue

2. To recognise and protect against risk factors that may lead to the development of Compassion Fatigue, both in their staff and in themselves

3. To develop good self-care activities for themselves and their staff

4. To manage staff who have Compassion Fatigue or other medical conditions to ensure a safe return to work.