Video: Drowning in Empathy - The Cost of Vicarious Trauma

Caregivers and emergency responders are empathetic individuals who risk suffering from Compassion Fatigue, a form of PTSD that is treatable using the steps described in Amy’s presentation.

Amy Cunningham has spent twelve years working with non-profits and mental health organisations, focused on assisting adolescents in overcoming trauma and redefining their lives.

In 2011, she developed the Compassion Fatigue training program.