The Importance of Helping the Helper

2002Roger Friedman, in Trauma and Child Welfare,

The article provides with an overview over the problems and psychological consequences helpers are facing, by taking care of clients in very difficult and almost catastrophic situations, with focus on social workers in Child Welfare.

Key wordsCompassion Fatigue / post-traumatic stress disorder / Secondary traumatization / Vicarious trauma

CountriesGlobal

CategoryPublication