Understanding Secondary Trauma in ourselves and those around us

Wednesday, 03 April 2019
£75.00 early bird tickets through February

“Self-Care is an essential, not a luxury” (Dr Karen Treisman) We are thrilled to continue our trauma informed series of conferences and to be welcoming back Dr Karen Treisman to share her thoughts on the very important subject of Secondary Trauma and Self-Care, otherwise known as Compassion Fatigue. This is a must for anyone who is involved in directly caring for others or supporting those who care for others. Compassion fatigue is widely understood to have three separate but related dimensions: burnout, secondary traumatic stress and compassion satisfaction (Stamm) 2010. Compassion Fatigue can arise in those whose work involves the …