Social Work Events Secondary Trauma and Social Work

Secondary trauma is the emotional impact of dealing with trauma on those in helping professions.

Attend this webinar to understand the key differences between secondary trauma and burnout, its effects on you, your organisation and service users, and how professionals and managers can reduce its impact.

We will look at:

  • Understanding secondary trauma and its impact on the personal, professional, organisation, and families we serve
  • Compassion satisfaction – what keeps you coming back
  • Self-care


Lori Goossen, Principal Social Worker, Medway Council.

Lori has been a social worker for 25+ years and has practised social work in Canada, the US and the UK. She is currently the principal child and families social worker for Medway Council and is passionate about Learning Cultures and Secondary Trauma.

How to Book

Before booking please check with your Line Manager/Workforce Development team to ensure that your application follows any local policy and procedures that are in place.

Register your place today.


This webinar is being organised and hosted by Community Care on behalf of Medway Council.


Venue details
Webinar Event