Secondary Trauma and Other Occupational Stress Reactions*

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Date(s) - 02/22/2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Toronto Hostels Training Centre (THTC)


* This is a free workshop (no show/chargeback fee of $40 applies). 

Where the following is asked “Workshop paid by…” please indicate who is responsible for being charged the no show/chargeback fee.


The purpose of this training is to increase understanding of occupational stress reactions and to explore strategies for self-care and self-reflection. Participants will have the opportunity to use self-assessment tools and to discuss concepts such as the “silencing response’, the role of empathy, and compassion satisfaction.



  • You must be prompt and present for the course. Any time missed will result in certificates not being issued.
  • A certificate of attendance will be provided upon successful completion.


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the impact of stress reactions in general, and occupational stress reactions –including burnout, compassion fatigue and secondary trauma.
  • Identify signs of burnout, compassion fatigue and secondary trauma.
  • Explore strategies that can lessen or prevent the effects of occupational stress reactions, including self-care, peer support and organizational structures.
  • Reinforce the importance of self-reflection and self-awareness.


Target Group: All

Additional Training Method: Agency Training



REGISTRATIONS ARE CLOSED FOR THIS PROGRAM - THTC DOES NOT MAINTAIN A WAITLIST or CANCELLATION LIST. Please refer to the training calendar for future availability.