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#partygoblin is overtired and confused about her lack of regret

I was drunk when I wrote my first post last night, but didn’t post it. I read it over just now and it was totally presentable. 929 more words

Self Care

Are You Okay?

by Faye McCray

With the filming of police violence, the divisive and dangerous rhetoric soundtracking the 2016 election, and the flooding of microaggressions… 1,124 more words

Health

Trauma Stewardship

Happy Friday! I hope you are having a beautiful week! I have been familiar with the concept of vicarious trauma for a while now. Basically, it is when exposure to other people’s trauma over a long period of time can have negative effects on an individual. 142 more words

News And Inspiration

‘Double dutching,’ cats and PTSD: Black & Blue at the July 15 North Precinct Gang Task Force meeting

Coming on the heels of the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile by police, and the shooting of 14 police officers in Dallas, the July 15 North Precinct Gang Task Force meeting was emotionally charged and intense. 1,337 more words

Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma for Counselling Therapists

‘Helping the helpers stay fit to help’ is an awkward but fitting way to describe the thrust of this seminar. I was invited by the Manitoba-East branch of the Professional Association of Christian Counsellors and Psychotherapists… 293 more words

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Compassion Fatigue...important info for caregivers.

Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma for Counselling Therapists

‘Helping the helpers stay fit to help’ is an awkward but fitting way to describe the thrust of this seminar. I was invited by the Manitoba-East branch of the Professional Association of Christian Counsellors and Psychotherapists… 293 more words

TV news & kids - can they handle it?

Turn on the news any day of the week and you’re certain to see some scary news. It could be the most recent shooting, floods rendering people homeless, and fires eating up large chunks of the country – including the inhabitants. 671 more words

Children