tress at home and at work . Eva Quirion FNP, PhD recently defended her thesis on workplace compassion fatigue in the nursing industry. She talks about stress and how it affects us at home and at work. It’s inevitable that every family will face stress together. Families who prepare for trying times emerge stronger and more prepared for future problems. Sharing activities, chores, communication, and meals all help to make family life less stressful and more pleasurable.