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Laurie Barkin Laurie Barkin

Psychiatric Nurse Consultant | UCSF Medical Center

San Francisco, CA, UNITED STATES

psych nurse/author of a book on compassion fatigue

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Industry Expertise (3)

Health Care - Providers

Human Resources

Health and Wellness

Areas of Expertise (3)

Psychological Trauma

Nurses and Compassion Fatigue

Vicarious Trauma

Accomplishments (1)

Author (professional)

"The Comfort Garden: Tales from the Trauma Unit" a personal narrative of my work on the surgical/trauma unit at San Francisco General Hospital. The major theme is compassion fatigue/vicarious trauma.

Education (2)

Boston University: MS, Adult Psychiatric Nursing-Psych Consultation-Liaison 1982

Boston University: RN/MS, Psychiatric Nursing/Consultation-Liaison Nursing 1982

Event Appearances (4)

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Avoiding Self-Care is Not an Option  UCSF: Pat Patterson Memorial Lecture

2011-10-06

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CALCEP-California Conference of Emergency Medical Physicians  Newport Beach, CA

2011-06-24

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California Nurse Alliance  Sacramento, CA

2011-05-04

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Los Angeles Society of Clinical Psychologists  Los Angeles, CA

2011-08-26

Sample Talks (2)

Avoiding Self-Care is Not an Option

People who bear witness to other people's pain and suffering need support to do the work they do. They also need to take good care of themselves.

What Nurses Should Know about PTSD

Many of our patients have survived childhood trauma. The experience of hospitalization often recalls circumstances of earlier abuse: immobility, vulnerability, fear, powerlessness. Knowing this, nurses can take steps to provide trauma-informed care.

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  • Keynote
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Author Appearance

Fees

500 to 2000