Befriending Compassion Fatigue Series Post Test (CME)


1) Read the academic journal articles listed below before starting the exam.

2) Take the post-test and submit your answers. The test questions will be based on content from these two articles and a selection of key concepts from the Soul & Science video series. You must have 80% correct for a passing score. If you fail to achieve a passing grade, the test may be reset and taken again.

Article 1:

Boyle, D., (Jan 31, 2011) “Countering Compassion Fatigue: A Requisite Nursing Agenda” OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing Vol. 16, No. 1, Manuscript 2.

PDF of Article #1

Link to Article #1

Article 2:

Gleichgerrcht, Ezequiel, and Jean Decety. “The Relationship between Different Facets of Empathy, Pain Perception and Compassion Fatigue among Physicians.” Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 8 (2014): 243. PMC. Web. 10 Aug. 2016.

PDF of Article #2

Link to Article #2

Take the final Post Test by clicking on the “view the lesson quiz” button below. When you have completed this Post Test, click here to go to the next and final assignment: the Befriending Compassion Fatigue Evaluation. After finishing this final task, the series CEU certificate will be available.

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