Family Support: Caring for You Too!


Jill Richardson

Presentation Description:

Family Support Providers (FSP) give of themselves for the families they serve.  Sometimes this may lead to provider burnout or fatigue.  What is a nice and simple tool FSPs can use to think about their own care and wellness?  Using a wellness approach can be helpful.


  • Describe the eight dimensions of wellness developed by SAMHSA
  • Discuss how strengths and challenges in the physical wellness domain can affect many of the eight dimensions
  • Offer a tool for self-examination to take home and reflect on





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