Helping Ourselves to Help Others: Understanding and Addressing Vicarious Trauma

It is common for those working with clients who have experienced traumatic life events to also bear an emotional weight from hearing the client’s stories. Learn how to become aware of the signs and symptoms of vicarious trauma and practical tips you can utilize to promote self-care to help you become a better advocate for your client.


  • Virginia Ryan, Family Horizon Counseling

This seminar is part of PILI’s Summer Educational Series.

Join us in-person starting at 11:45 a.m. for lunch. Virtual participation is also available.

If you have questions about PILI’s Law Student Internship Program, Graduate Fellowship Program or our educational programming, please contact Arthur C. Surratt III by email or by phone at 312-832-5130.

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