PTSD Awareness Day 2022
- June 27, 2022
- Posted by: Ally Venianakis
- Category: Mental health
Trauma can affect different people in different ways. When experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event, it is common to feel a range of uncomfortable emotions and responses.
Is vicarious trauma a psychosocial risk in my workplace?
- April 14, 2021
- Posted by: cfchadmin
- Categories: Leadership, Mental health, Psychosocial risks
Gone are the days whereby trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and vicarious trauma are terms reserved only for emergency personnel or those in the military. Whilst these professions do have higher rates of both PTSD and vicarious trauma, it is well acknowledged that some professional services roles are also at risk of developing symptoms of vicarious trauma in the workplace.