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Resources to Support Youth Worker Burnout

Adequate sleep, a healthy diet, mindfulness, and physical activity are the cornerstones of children’s overall health and key contributors to positive child health outcomes. Equally as important is the health of youth workers as they care for children, in a variety of settings. The resources listed include promising practices and strategies for youth workers to address unique challenges and develop effective coping mechanisms.

  • Burnout and Compassion Fatigue
  • Secondary Traumatic Stress
  • Wellness and Self-Care