Vicarious Trauma, Burnout & Self-care

Event Details


Brisbane Multicultural Centre (BMC)
28 Dibley Street
Rooms 5 & 6
QLD 4102


Thursday 16 Nov 2017 from 9:30am to 4:30pm (Australia/Queensland)

Closing date

Thursday 9 Nov 2017 5:00pm (Australia/Queensland)

  1. Ticket Type Sales Close Price Booking Fee Quantity
    5:00pm, 9 Nov 2017 $100.00 $6.50
    5:00pm, 9 Nov 2017 $150.00 $9.25

About this event

This one day workshop will provide an understanding of the concepts of Vicarious Trauma (VT), Compassion Fatigue and Burnout. Participants will learn to identify risk factors and the warning signs in themselves and colleagues; why and how work in the area of trauma can cause these responses; and ways to prevent and address Vicarious Trauma and Burnout. This workshop is interactive and will include individual and small group reflection.

This workshop is appropriate for anyone who is involved in supporting traumatised people from refugee backgrounds.