Building Staff Resiliency with a Little TLC (Therapeutic Lifestyle Choices)

The development of resiliency through the use of therapeutic lifestyle choices is not only an effective treatment modality for youth in care, but also a necessary tool for any staff working with them. To decrease compassion fatigue, emphasis must be on teaching and providing direct opportunities to implement TLCs while at work and home.


Kira Yanko

Program Director , Northwest Passage Riverside


Ian Karl

Experiential Education Coordinator , Northwest Passage