Compassion Fatigue Resiliency
Research Papers

There have been increasing numbers of research papers on compassion fatigue both within and beyond the research animal field. Below are ones most relevant to our field.

Peer reviewed compassion fatigue paper
Lab Animal Welfare Meets Human Welfare: A Cross-Sectional Study
Mental Wellbeing in Lab Animal Professionals: A Cross-Sectional Study
Professional Quality of Life in Research Involving Laboratory Animals
Professional Quality of Life in Research Involving Laboratory Animals
Emotional dissonance among UK animal technologists: evidence, impact and management implications
Compassion Fatigue and Satisfaction in US Army Laboratory Animal Medicine Personnel
Compassion Fatigue and Satisfaction in US Army Laboratory Animal Medicine Personnel
Strengthening Workplace Well-Being in Research Animal Facilities
Using a staff survey to customize burnout and compassion fatigue mitigation recommendations in a lab animal facility
Creating space to build emotional resilience in the animal research community
Compassion Fatigue, Euthanasia Stress, and Their Management
Cognitive Dissonance in Laboratory Animal Medicine and Implications for Animal Welfare
The Life of Meaning: A Model of the Positive Contributions to Well-Being from Veterinary Work
The Life of Meaning: A Model of the Positive Contributions to Well-Being from Veterinary Work
Compassion Fatigue: The Cost of Caring