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Treating Compassion Fatigue (Routledge Psychosocial Stress Series) Hardcover – June 28, 2002

ISBN-13: 978-1583910535 ISBN-10: 1583910530 Edition: 1st

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  • Series: Routledge Psychosocial Stress Series (Book 24)
  • Hardcover: 236 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (June 28, 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1583910530
  • ISBN-13: 978-1583910535
  • Product Dimensions: 0.7 x 6.3 x 9.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #170,169 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Charles Figley, Ph.D., is a pioneer in the field of trauma studies. He is the Director of the Traumatology Institute and the founding Director of the Green Cross Projects in the School of Social Work at Florida State University. He is the founding president of the International Society of Traumatic Stress Studies, the founding editor of the Journal of Traumatic Stress and editor of Traumatology. Among Dr. Figley's numerous publications are The Traumatology of Grieving (1998) and the benchmark work, Compassion Fatigue: Coping With Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder in Those Who Treat the Traumatized (1995).

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Yep, 2012 is my best year of publishing since 1989 when I published both Stress in Families (Routledge) and Helping Traumatized Families (Jossey-Bass). In 2012 I published the second edition of Helping Traumatized Families with co-author Lauren Kiser, a professor at the University of Maryland's Medical School. But the first book published in 2012 was The Encyclopedia of Trauma: An Interdisciplinary Guide (Sage). The third book published in 2012 is Treating Traumatic Stress Injuries in Military Personnel: An EMDR Practitioner's Guide (Routledge Psychosocial Stress Series). And in mid-2013 will be the book that took the most time: First Do No SELF Harm: Understanding and Promoting Physician Stress Resilience (Oxford University Press).

My books have focused on helping others. In my first book, Stress Disorders among Vietnam Veterans (1978), gave no indication that I was a vet myself; there was no self disclosure. In recent years, particularly Mapping Trauma and its Wake (2005, Routledge), I describe my decision to enter the Marine Corps rather than going to William and Mary college after graduation.

I would love to hear what you think of my books. My phone number at Tulane University is 504-862-3473 but the best way to communicate with me is via email which is figley@tulane.edu.
Warm regards,
Charles

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Great resource for understanding and identifying compassion fatigue in professionals and victims. Figley is the leading author on the subjects of compassion fatigue and burnout.
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Virginia Wilson on May 18, 2013
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This text is a easy read and the quality of the book was in excellent condition. Seller mailed out my text in a timely manner and the listed price was more than reasonable.
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By J. Page Rutledge on February 24, 2013
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I was looking for concrete suggestions and concepts to present that could shed more in-depth light on the subject for a group I lead. I spent some time looking through the chapters, but only found some marginal help (not much new) on comments about humor helping the immune system. It would have helped if the writer had acknowledged the slow steady build up of compassion fatigue for care givers that may occur, and offered more practical ways to address this reality.
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