Stress and Secondary Trauma

Time Management
What are the potential outcomes of effective time management? Can time management skills be improved? Read this umbrella summary to learn more.
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Secondary Traumatic Stress, Burnout and Resilience in the Child Welfare Workforce: Early Results from Nebraska’s Randomized Controlled Trial of Resilience Alliance
Early results from the study of Nebraska's Resilience Alliance intervention indicate that it may mitigate burnout and support resilience among some segments of the child welfare workforce.
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Supportive Supervision and Resilience Alliance to Address Secondary Trauma in Ohio: Preliminary Findings on Impact
Read about positive early findings related to coping, work-life balance, job satisfaction, intentions to stay, intentions to leave, and secondary traumatic stress.
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Ohio Progress Update - Addressing Secondary Traumatic Stress and Providing Supportive Supervision
Coach Ohio is a multi-level supportive supervision intervention. This post summarizes the intervention and lessons from the first year of implementation.
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The Critical Role of Child Welfare Workers
This short blog post and video highlight the critical role that child welfare workers play on the frontlines; managing threats to their own safety while working to keep children safe.
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How can our mission be fully accomplished by staff that are experiencing secondary trauma and burnout?
A supervisor from Summit County shares her experience with Resilience Alliance and supportive supervision, Ohio's workforce intervention that is being tested by the QIC-WD.
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My Experience with CFS Strong
This blog post is written by a supervisor in Nebraska who is part of the implementation team and participated in CFS Strong.
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Building Resilience and Optimism – The Experience of a Nebraska Child and Family Services Specialist
In this video, Gage Latscha, a Nebraska Child and Family Services Specialist discusses the importance of optimism in his job.
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What we know about Pandemics and the Stress they Cause
Pandemics impact how we work, socialize, and manage our health. Read more in this post and watch an excerpt from our webinar.
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Coping in the Time of COVID: Interpreting the research to help the child welfare workforce build an understanding of pandemics, learn how to cope with stress and develop strategies to manage your personal life
This post highlights excerpts, by topic, from our experts who presented Coping in the Time of COVID, a recent national webinar.
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