CCFP

Certified Compassion Fatigue Professional

Who is Eligible

Helping professionals, including:

  1. Medical professionals
  2. Veterinary professionals
  3. Educator
  4. And more!

A detailed listing of eligible professionals can be found here.

Training Requirements

A minimum of 6 hours of continuing education in specific compassion and resiliency topics. Click here for details.

Pre-approved, 3rd party trainings that meet the training requirements for certification include:

  1. Certification Training for Compassion Fatigue Professionals (CCFP) Online Course by PESI - Certification Fee Included!

Wondering if a course meets the requirements for certification? Submit a copy of or link to the course title, speaker, outline and learning objectives to info@evergreencertifications.com for review.

Please note that Evergreen Certifications does not offer continuing education, all training must be purchased directly through the accredited training organization. Training is not included in the certification fee.

Application Process

  1. Complete a qualifying training
  2. Remit your initial application fee payment of 99.99 USD online
  3. Upload the following documents to your account:
    1. Evidence of completion of qualifying training, in the form of a CEU or completion certificate
    2. Documentation of professional status in the form of at least 1 of the following:
      1. Licensed professional - copy of your professional license or designation
      2. Graduate student – copy of your unofficial transcript
      3. Other professionals – copy of your CV and diploma or unofficial transcript

Renewal

To maintain certification, a renewal is required. After your initial 1-year certification, you have the option to renew for 1, 2 or 3 years. A 1-year renewal requires 6 clock hours of compassion fatigue, self-care, mindfulness or meditation-focused continuing education since you were last certified; a 2-year renewal requires 12 clock hours, and a 3-year renewal requires 18 hours.

Sample renewal trainings include:

  1. Intensive Mindfulness Training Course: Interventions for Trauma, Anxiety, Depression, Stress, Sex and More by PESI
  2. Compassion Fatigue: Purpose, Passion and Power by PESI
  3. Nursing Stress and Exhaustion: Proven Strategies to Beat Burnout and Revive Your Professional Passion! by PESI

Renewal Process

  1. Complete a qualifying training
  2. Upload the following documents to your account:
    1. Evidence of completion of qualifying training, in the form of a CEU or completion certificate
    2. Documentation of professional status in the form of at least 1 of the following:
      1. Licensed professional - copy of your professional license or designation
      2. Graduate student – copy of your unofficial transcript
      3. Other professionals – copy of your CV and diploma or unofficial transcript
  3. Remit your renewal fee online

Complete details can be found here.

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