AFFIRM by Redefine Enough

ep 05 Secondary Trauma: Caring for everyone but yourself

April 7, 2017

You've heard of PTSD, but have you heard about Secondary Trauma? If you're someone who loves to support others and be their shoulder to cry on... You may be exposing yourself to secondary trauma (also recognized as vicarious/indirect trauma). Take a listen as Davia shares her experience with secondary trauma as a therapist for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Plus, she sheds light on a few "warning signs" that may help you prevent exhaustion and overwhelm. For SHOW NOTES, visit Music provided by Nangdo "Cry." Attribution license information: neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.