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Janice Putrino

About Janice Putrino

Janice Putrino, LMSW, Certified Journal Therapist, is the founder and director of Writing for Wellness. She develops journaling programs and groups for nurses to help them deal with workplace stress, burnout and compassion fatigue. For information about journaling workshops and groups for nurses, contact

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How do I deal with compassion fatigue?

First, you have to recognize if you have it. Then, write about it! Here’s a great journaling exercise to do the next time you’re feeling overwhelmed.