Great article! Compassion fatigue is very real and can turn into real burn out and ptsd. Mirroring in psychology often tires a sensitive person out. Part of empathy entails mirroring the other person’s feelings in order to validate the other person. This is the part that leads to compassionate fatigue. Your mindful tips is essential. Thank you for the message I think all kinds of caretakers can identify with this.

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