Vicarious trauma online training

One-hour, online training
Wednesday 2 October, 12 to 1pm

Please note that this is a repeat of the introductory training we gave on 24 April 2024, so it's perfect for anyone who missed it the first time.

Istock 921838496 Medium

This specialist training is delivered by counsellor and former solicitor Mary Jackson, who has extensive experience in facilitating vicarious trauma training. It is aimed at people in the legal sector who work with vulnerable clients or are exposed to traumatic images or experiences, such as in immigration, criminal, personal injury/clinical negligence, or family work. This training aims to introduce and develop an understanding of the concept of vicarious trauma and its potential emotional impact. Suggestions for recognising and managing vicarious trauma will also be provided.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understanding what vicarious trauma is
  • Understanding how legal work can lead to vicarious trauma
  • Identifying signs of vicarious trauma
  • Understanding the impact of vicarious trauma
  • Self-care and strategies to minimise risk

Book your place here


Please note that this session will not be recorded.