Illinois School Counselor Association
Working in education can be one of the most fulfilling jobs, but the current climate for many staff is filled with stress and frustration. With teachers feeling underappreciated and overworked, mental health issues are on the rise and the climate of many schools has had a negative turn. This session will discuss topics around compassion fatigue, negativity, not feeling connected, and overall discomfort to change.
Kusy, Kevin and O'Leary-Driscoll, Sarah, "Stress in Education: Finding Solutions to Combat Negativity and Burnout" (2020). Staff Publications & Research. 10.