Secondary Stress

Book Review of Stress, Trauma, and Decision-Making for Social Workers Read more

Reviews & Commentary

Given that trauma, which I am defining as an assault on vulnerability, attachment, and development that leads us to feel endangered and out of control, enters us throughout our work days as social workers, what are we supposed to do about it? Read more

Clinical Intersections

CAREgivers Film Underscores Importance of National Caregivers Day

#NationalCaregiversDay is February 17, 2017. Portraits of Professional CAREgivers: Their Passion, Their Pain is an award winning documentary film about the impact of vicarious trauma and how to promote staff resiliency. Read more

Social Work News

Small mental shifts, in individual social workers and in organizations, make self-care possible in our work. Read more

Self-Care Summer 3 Comments

Social work students need to learn appropriate strategies for handling the daily stressors associated with our profession, preemptively. We need to learn more in-depth, resilience-promoting strategies. Read more

Self-Care Summer 1 Comments


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