Society needs healthy teachers to inspire and teach the next generation. Unfortunately, teacher burnout is an international epidemic. More than 41% of teachers leave the profession within five years of starting. While teachers and other helping professionals are the most passionate their discipline, their passion and commitment to making a difference in their student's life to help them reach their potential places them at a high risk of experiencing compassion fatigue and burnout. Teachers in the UAE are at an even higher risk. This presentation will look at the reasons that place expatriate teachers at a higher risk as well as equip the teachers with tools to ensure they are able to care for their mental wellbeing.