This presentation explains compassion fatigue and identifies the signs and symptoms associated with this condition. It also highlights the contributing factors to developing compassion fatigue. Persons will be able to understand they can unknowingly develop compassion fatigue. Through this presentation persons can learn to develop their own coping mechanisms which will prevent compassion fatigue. This presentation can be used in any field where caring is the main role however, individuals outside of these professions who provide care regularly can also benefit from this video.