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What is Secondary Traumatic Stress?

This video describes the concept of secondary traumatic stress. It’s important to understand that secondary traumatic stress is way that somebody can develop symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or meet the full criteria of posttraumatic stress disorder. There are a lot of other terms that mean something similar or even the same as secondary… Read More »

Day 8 – “Compassion Fatigue” and Letting Go of the “Rat Race”

Drowning in Empathy: The Cost of Vicarious Trauma | Amy Cunningham | TEDxSanAntonio When PTSD Is Contagious https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/12/ptsd-secondary-trauma/420282/ Study Finds Disadvantaged Black Women Suffer From PTSD https://www.ebony.com/life/black-women-suffer-ptsd 17 Year Old LaShonda Childs by her 28-year-old boyfriend. https://www.essence.com/news/lashonda-childs-domestic-violence-teen-murdered/ Thank you for watching! Consider becoming a Patreon sponsor of my YouTube content today! http://www.patreon.com/simone56 Wanna bless me… Read More »

Compassion Fatigue, Secondary PTSD, Vicarious PTSD, Differences

In this webcast Frank Ochberg explains the differences between Compassion Fatigue, Secondary PTSD, burn out, and Caregiver Burden. Our DVD, When Helping Hurts: Preventing & Treating Compassion Fatigue is available for purchase on www.giftfromwithin.org Source: Youtube