Managing Wellbeing and Recognising Vicarious Trauma
This training program explores the nature, dynamics and risks of vicarious trauma and supports you to stay healthy and safe in your work.
This training, informed by current research, will provide you with the knowledge, skills and tools to better recognise the early signs of various stress outcomes. It offers a range of organisational, interpersonal and personal strategies to address the risks of Vicarious Trauma and its impacts, and foster possibilities for post-traumatic growth and vicarious resilience.
By participating in this professional development training participants will:
- Define Vicarious Trauma and distinguish VT from other stress experiences
- Discuss risk and protective factors and understand vicarious resilience and compassion
- Analyse the role of organisations, trauma-informed supervision and self-care in managing vicarious trauma