Concepts of Compassion Fatigue and Secondary Trauma Assignment
For your journal entry this week, consider the concepts of compassion fatigue and secondary trauma by addressing the following:
What supports are provided by your agency to prevent burnout, compassion fatigue, and/or secondary trauma? If none are available, what services would you suggest?
What can you do to support your colleagues? How will you manage your stress as a professional social worker?
Length: 2-4 pages
Your journal entry should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts that are presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect graduate-level writing and APA standards. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral University’s Academic Integrity Policy.