Compassion Fatigue A.K.A. Secondary Traumatic Stress (STS)

Many educators are not aware that they are experiencing a form of trauma. Research shows that roughly 1/2 of American children have experienced some form of trauma and when educators become part of the front line response to this it has an impact.

Compassion Fatigue or Secondary Traumatic Stress (STS) are names that relate to symptoms that are similar to post-traumatic stress disorder.

This collection will provide you with resources to explore and learn more on the topic.