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Watch Out! It’s Coming: Secondary Trauma and What to do About It

  • Spring Arbor University Grand Rapids 2620 Horizon Drive Southeast Suite 200 Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 United States (map)

Course Description:

Trauma exposure is inevitable in the field of Child Welfare.  Exposure to trauma changes people.  This training will focus on the charge social workers have to ensure proper self-reflection and self-care.  Workers will understand the significant impact that secondary trauma has on their perception of the world around them and on work with clients experiencing trauma.  Workers will conduct a self-assessment and move toward identifying personal solutions to handling secondary trauma.  

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CE Value (credits): 3
CE Type: Standard


Spring Arbor University

Contact Information:
Peter Lauber