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Sep 19, 2022

Dr. Jenny Hughes received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and completed her predoctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the Louisiana State University Health Science Center.

In this episode, Dr. Jenny Hughes joins the show to discuss vicarious trauma. She defines vicarious trauma and reveals the signs and symptoms that may mean you are suffering from vicarious trauma as a clinician. Then, Dr. Hughes explains what next steps you can take to cope with vicarious trauma. Plus, we dive into preparing for challenging sessions with clients to avoid vicarious trauma and how to make empowered decisions about combating this type of trauma. Download the FREE Vicarious Trauma Tracker HERE.

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