By Gift from Within
When Helping Hurts: Sustaining Trauma Workers with Dr. Charles Figley was produced for trauma workers, relief workers and those exposed to trauma due to their professions or work as volunteers. This program outlines the symptoms of Secondary Traumatization and Compassion Fatigue. Six noted therapists discuss ways of recognizing these conditions in yourself and others, and the means of treatment and prevention.
All participants in this video donated their time.
The following areas are covered in the video:
DEFINITIONS AND EFFECTS
Compassion Fatigue Compassion Stress Secondary Traumatization Burn-Out Countertransference Work-Related Stressors
Professional Physical Emotional Psychological Interpersonal Behavioral Spiritual
Who's vulnerable and why?
Examples of Compassion Fatigue
Prevention and Coping Techniques
Organizational Prevention Techniques
Number of Minutes: 50