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Trauma can be Contagious. Are you Or your Employes Catching It?

Specialized training builds resiliency against a little-known workplace hazard called compassion fatigue.

Toronto, Ontario, January 3, 2012 – Trauma often strikes twice. It spreads. Counsellors, police officers, nurses, doctors, paramedics, and social workers help people cope with trauma: And compassion fatigue awaits as an occupational hazard.

Trauma Recovery On-Line training for trauma counselors and emergency responders everywhere

Trauma Certificate Courses Go On-Line: On-Line Program For Trauma Responders And Counselors

TORONTO, May, 2011 -Traumatic events are part of life. Statistics show that 70% of people are impacted directly by trauma over the course of their lifetime. In general, we are remarkably resilient yet when exposed to extreme events, even the strongest individuals can feel shaken. The Institute has developed a series of courses for professional trauma responders and counselors in a comprehensive trauma training certification that is now available on-line, and on demand at your own pace.

New Directory of Trauma Professionals – Offering Services when and where they are needed!

Toronto March 2012 – Post-Trauma Responses including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) may occur after exposure to a very stressful event.  Our goal is to help trauma survivors in their journey to recovery and we believe that getting the right help in a timely manner is the first step. It is not always easy to find skilled trauma counselors and other services providers who can help. This is why TraumaLine1 was built to help match those needing trauma care with trained professionals who have the right skills to and are ready to help right now..

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Dr. Anna Baranowsky, founding director of the Traumatology Institute (Canada), is a psychologist who works with trauma survivors.

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