Trauma and Compassion Fatigue: Helping the Helpers

By Michael Ganor, Jacinto Inbar

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), March 2003

This article deals with the psychological effects of exposure to continuous trauma events on professionals, who themselves are in need of supportive interventions. These professionals, who are in the secondary circle of trauma, experience compassion fatigue or emotional burnout. Structured interventions are now in place to strengthen the resilience of helping professionals. In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.79 no.2-3, Winter-Spring 2002-2003.

Topic: Trauma, Social Work, Mental Health

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 79/No. 2-3

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Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Ganor, Michael. Inbar, Jacinto. Trauma and Compassion Fatigue: Helping the Helpers. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). March 2003: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=1237


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