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The Power of Resilience: How to Beat Dispatcher Burnout in Kent, WA

March 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free

FREE Training for King County PSPs on March 3rd with The Healthy Dispatcher. Join Adam Timm for this energetic and insightful 8-hour training class, filled with proven action steps and perspectives to help you thrive in your 9-1-1 career. Hosted by King County 9-1-1.

* See below for registration/free ticket information *

Class description:
Working in 9-1-1 can be challenging, with vicarious trauma, long hours and difficult callers the norm. It takes a personal leadership approach to thrive in this profession. Research shows that 9-1-1 professionals who prioritize their resilience embody this approach. They are happier on the job, feel more confident in their role and make a bigger impact through their work. This presentation offers stories from the best comm centers around the country, and underscores the importance of resilience at both the personal and organizational level.

Learning Objectives:
-Understand the cause of work-related vicarious trauma
-Identify 3 specific ways you can prioritize your personal success
-Learn how to limit both your work stress and home stress and feel better
-Bring these tools and perspectives into your work day

FOR MORE INFO AND TO REGISTER, CONTACT:

Melissa M. Walker, Administrator II
Email: melwalker@kingcounty.gov
Phone: (206) 263-3550

Details

Date:
March 3
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

King County E-911 Program Office
20811 84th Ave S, Ste 105
Kent, WA 98032 United States