UTAHSWA Virtual Half-Day Intensive 3/18/21 – *Ethics CE*

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“You’re Only Human: The Ethics of Self-Care”

Thursday – March 18th, 2021

8:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Please join us for this free upcoming Virtual Half-Day Intensive

*3.5 Ethics CE credits available* (Free)

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1.  Describe the difference between burnout and compassion fatigue and why both are important concepts for social workers to understand.
2. Explain the ethical codes that address the need for self-care.
3. Demonstrate at least five self-care tips you can use personally and with your clients.
4. Identify what stress looks like in you and how you and how to make a plan to reduce it. 

Kristine Doty-Yells, DSW, LCSW

Dr. Kristine Doty-Yells is a graduate of Utah Valley University, with a degree in Behavioral Science. She earned a Master of Social Work degree from Brigham Young University and a doctorate in social work from the University of Utah.
Kris is a licensed clinical social worker with a specialty in crisis intervention and trauma. She has worked as a crisis worker in a hospital emergency room, as a therapist in a residential treatment center and a trauma clinic, and as a disaster mental health worker with the American Red Cross. She is trained in EMDR, Sandtray therapy, Somatic Experiencing, and is certified as a Child and Adolescent Trauma Professional.
Kris is currently Associate Professor and Director of Social Work at Texas A&M University-Texarkana, and has a private clinical practice. Kris is madly in love with her husband David, and together they have a blended family of 7 children and 11 grandchildren.

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