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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 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

Understanding WHY you are so upset about the shootings in Orlando: Vicarious Trauma

This week, the nation will continue to mourn the deadliest mass shooting in American history and its unfathomable aftermath. With this process comes a lot of pain — for people in the Orlando community and beyond. 434 more words

Grief Forward

Recovery in Progress

No amount of rest,

delicious meals,

toys,

family time,

running and healthy meals, anniversary dinners,

cute clothes and shopping,

new games,

quiet places,

nor even sun and bubbles, 202 more words

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