Self-Care for Educators


Taking care of children is a fun and rewarding job, but it's not the easiest. Add that to the rigors of daily life, and many educators experience stress on a daily basis. And chances are you're putting everything and everyone on your to do list ahead of yourself. Part of what makes people in helping professions good at what they do is their natural inclination to put others first. That can also be their downfall. Self-Care for Educators explains why self-care is essential, identifies the benefits of engaging in self-care, and provides tips and strategies for doing just that. The course also shows the connection between the Protective Factors Framework and educators' self-care. This course aligns with CDA Subject Area 6, and it is worth 0.4 CEU's.