Understanding secondary traumatic stress
This AdoptUSKids webinar for parent support group leaders discusses how to recognize the signs of secondary traumatic stress in yourself using self-assessment and concrete strategies to help you and your group members manage vicarious trauma.
The presenter—an experienced adoptive parent and group leader—shares self-care techniques to avoid burnout and ways to respond to signs of secondary traumatic stress when they present in your group.
Year presented: 2020
We recommend that you review these materials before watching the webinar:
- Secondary Trauma and Self-Care for Support Group Leaders [tip sheet]
- Successful Peer Leadership of Parent Support Groups [webinar]
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Understanding Secondary Traumatic Stress for Parent Group Leaders