Compassion Fatigue

Dealing With Compassion Fatigue as a Trauma Therapist

2020-05-19T01:33:02+00:00

For those of us who work closely in a therapeutic relationship with people who have experienced trauma or other painful life events, compassion fatigue sometimes feels like an inherent occupational risk. Compassion fatigue, sometimes called secondary traumatic stress, is the condition of becoming utterly emotionally (and physically) exhausted after being exposed to others' trauma for [...]

Dealing With Compassion Fatigue as a Trauma Therapist 2020-05-19T01:33:02+00:00