Compassion fatigue is inevitable and very common for first responders and caregivers due to their repeated exposure to stressful events and trauma.
Learning about the signs and symptoms will enable participants to increase awareness within themselves and or support colleagues who might be suffering in silence.
Prevention and intervention strategies will be provided.
-- Compassion fatigue is inevitable, very common for caregivers and first responders.
-- Coping skills, self-care, and understanding of what compassion fatigue is can help individuals who are suffering reclaim their personal and professional lives.
-- Compassion Fatigue is curable.
Presented by Dr. Shoshanah Findling
Dr. Shoshanah Findling is the Site Director of the Graduate School of Education Brooklyn Campus of Touro College. She has been a professor of education for 15 years, specializing in Early Childhood Education and School Counseling.
Prior to this, she worked as a High School Counselor specializing in post-secondary planning, and related services for the New York City Department of Education. Her work has always focused on helping at-risk students and students with special needs. She is an Interfaith Crisis Chaplain for New York State Chaplain’s Task Force.
Dr. Findling has received various award and citations from the New York State Assembly, the Town of Hempstead, The Nassau County Legislature, and the City of Long Beach for Community Service.
The International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) is dedicated to providing meaningful and cost effective security training for security guards and protection officers.
We believe that education is a necessary and essential part of professional security training and the security officer’s background. IFPO serves individuals, security companies, and organizations that have their own private security staff. Our students and members benefit from the recognition and standing that the prestigious IFPO certification conveys.
International Foundation for Protection Officers Mission Statement
Mission Statement Part I.
The International Foundation for Protection Officers provides professional learning opportunities for security practitioners, to impart the knowledge, skills, and competencies required to maximize job performance and enhance career potential.
Purpose: to make a positive difference in the quality of the participant’s job performance and elevate the professional status of students who partake of our learning opportunities.
Business: to supply committed security practitioners with a quality education to help achieve their highest potential and provide recognized accreditation for successful completion of educational goals.
Values: commitment, integrity, responsibility, and standards of excellence, provide the platform that supports our journey as we pursue our mission.
Commitment to Excellence: To be the recognized center of excellence and primary provider of education and training products and services to the security industry.
Mission Statement Part II.
“The International Foundation for Protection Officers is committed to the support and professional development of protection officers and supervisors. Through advocacy, promoting training standards, and providing accessible training, education and certification opportunities, we seek to enhance their professional standing as well as increase and diversify the value of the vital services they provide.