Secondary Traumatic Stress



Many state government jobs include listening to people tell stories about the mistreatment of others. Repeated exposure to stories of abuse, violence, and death can put a person at risk for negative symptoms related to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as well as other problems that can impact an individual’s ability to function effectively at their job and in their personal life. This webinar will clarify the various conditions, terms, and symptoms that have come out of the research examining those who are exposed to trauma second hand and will present a review of ways to address those issues. (6/8/2017 | 1 hour)

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