Secondary Trauma And Workplace Stress training

Working with troubled children is stressful. This course explains why this workplace stress arises, specifically out of working with childhood trauma. It enables learners to identify their own personal resources to reduce vulnerability and promote resilience, and to understand how to create strong networks to maintain the wellbeing of everyone in the workforce.

Understanding and awareness of secondary trauma and how it may bring about workplace stress can be improved for the wellbeing of all. Secondary trauma and workplace stress doesn’t have to feature. Our training course explains why and how to reduce the risks to staff teams.

Access this course as part of the following online course package(s):

This course will cover:
  • Emotional trauma
  • Identifying secondary traumatic stress
  • The signs and indicators of secondary stress
  • How to develop self care
  • How to recover from secondary trauma
This Secondary Trauma and Workplace Stress course has been designed specifically for people who want to know more about working with traumatised children and how it might affect them. Whilst it provides focus for people working in Children's Services, it will also be useful to a wider audience of people who would like to know more about secondary trauma and workplace stress.We can deliver this course either: online, as a webinar, or as a face-to-face programme. If you have your own LMS and would like this course as a SCORM file, please get in touch.
The online version of this course will take 2 hours to complete. The webinar versions are usually 2-3 hours long and face to face delivery will usually be around 4-5 hours.

You can access this course in three ways, as an online course, as a webinar, or with face-to-face delivery.

Online courses come as part of a course bundle with unlimited access for one simple subscription.

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Secondary Trauma And Workplace Stress eLearning course - Grey Matter Learning

Aims of the Secondary Trauma And Workplace Stress course

By the end of the training, you will:

  • Understand secondary traumatic stress
  • Be able to identify the signs and indicators of secondary trauma and workplace stress
  • Understand strategies for preventing and treating secondary traumatic stress disorders

Already have an LMS? Add this course to your platform as a SCORM file.

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Additional course information

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