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Managing Vicarious Trauma
June 12 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm$330.00
This one-day workshop is for any staff who may be affected by the client’s accounts of distressing experiences to which they have been exposed or be affected by witnessing the impact on clients of these experiences. This could include staff working with the homeless, women and children escaping domestic violence; individuals with a psychiatric disorder and those who have been subject to torture.
The training will cover: what is vicarious trauma; how and why it occurs; its possible effects and; ways of preventing and managing it.