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There are many national and international organizations providing resources, training, and counseling for caregivers. The following list provides contact information and homepage URLs for some of these organizations.
If you are affiliated with an organization you would like to have listed here or would like to link to our site, please email the CFAP webmaster at firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration and permssions to link to our site.
Behavioral HealthCare Journal
Compassion Fatigue Awareness Project
Patricia Smith, Founder
Compassion Fatigue Awareness Project, Australia
Malcolm Lindridge, Licensed Associate
61 7 3200 5611
J. Eric Gentry Ph.D.
3205 South Gate Circle #21
Sarasota, Fl 34239
(941) 827-9459 (fax)
Healthy Caregiving, LLC
Patricia Smith, Founder
Viki Kind, M.A.
Christina Guerra, Training Coordinator
1944 Embarcadero East
Oakland, CA 94606
Kim Richards, R.N.
Professional Quality of Life
PO Box 4362
Pocatello, ID 83205-4362
Workshops for Helping Professions
837 Princess St.
Kingston, On. K7L 1G8
Protecting Children & Animals since 1877
63 Inverness Drive East
Englewood, CO 80112-5117
Humane Society University (online and onsite training programs)
Makeda Crane, Workshop Coordinator
700 Professional Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
interFace Veterinary HR Systems, LLC
Katherine Dobbs, RVT CVPM PHR
3825 E. Calumet St.
Appleton, WI 54915
Certified Compassion Fatigue Educator
Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist
Steadfast Steeds of Western Colorado
Blaine Scott, M. Div CFS
PO Box 3953
Grand Junction, CO 81502
About Assisted Living
American Red Cross
Family Caregiving Program
2025 E. St NW
Washington, DC 20006
or contact your local chapter
A Place for Mom
Free senior care information service
Dare to Care: Caring for our Elders
Military Family Network
National Family Caregiving Association (NFCA)
10400 Connecticut Avenue Suite 500
Kensington, MD 20985
National Alliance for Caregiving
4720 Montgomery Lane
Bethesda, MD 20814
Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving
Georgia Southwestern State University
800 GSW Drive
Americus, Georgia 31709
Green Cross Academy of Traumatology
Mary Schoenfeldt, President
PO Box 171
Hugo, MN 55038
Traumatic Stress Education & Advocacy
200 E. Joppa Road, Suite 207
Towson, MD 21286
Traumatic Stress Institute/Center for Adult & Adolescent Psychotherapy, LLC
Trauma Research, Education, & Training Institute, Inc.
22 Morgan Farms Drive
South Windsor, CT 06074
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