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Vicarious Trauma: Wellness Strategies for Helping Professionals and their Organizations

November 7, 2011

Children’s Institute’s Leadership Center presented the national Vicarious Trauma Conference in collaboration with the S. Mark Taper Foundation Child Trauma Training Academy, National Child Traumatic Stress Network, and Joyful Heart Foundation.

Top experts in vicarious trauma, compassion fatigue and workplace wellness came together for this full day of practical learning, focusing on the latest research, prevention models, intervention and self-care practices to address the impact of working with children and families who have experienced trauma.

Speakers included:

  • Babette Rothschild, MSW, LCSW, Author and International Specialist on Vicarious Trauma
  • Laura van Dernoot Lipsky, MSW, Author and Trainer on Vicarious Trauma
  • Bidyut “BK” Bose, Ph.D., Executive Director, Niroga Institute
  • Jerry Tello, Author, Expert on Multicultural Healing, and Director of Sacred Circles Center
  • Sherisa Dahlgren, LMFT, Vice President, Clinical Programs, Joyful Heart Foundation
  • Kyra Anastasia Sudofsky, Inspired Yoga
  • Françoise Mathieu, M.Ed., CCC., Compassion Fatigue Specialist Director, Workshops for the Helping Professions, Director
  • Christiane Wolf, MD, Ph.D., Director of MBSR Programs, InsightLA

When:

Times: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Where:

Wilshire Grand Hotel

930 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90017

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