Secondary traumatic stress (STS) can mimic symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Two QIC-WD sites worked to address STS in the child welfare workforce. This video highlights some of the coping tools they used and how it made a difference in their personal and professional lives.

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Coping with Secondary Traumatic Stress


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