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Beacon Program Lecture Series 3

April 24, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Beacon Program Lecture Series is a three-part series that invites experts to come and share their knowledge! This year’s lecture series focuses on employee Self-Care and Trauma! Please join us!

The final part of this series closes with a discussion about “Burnout and Secondary Traumatic Stress: A Trauma-focused Perspective on Working with Veterans”. Our speaker is Elizabeth P. Marks, MSW, LCSW, who is a social worker with the Durham Veterans Affairs Health Care System.

Objectives:

(1) Understand the importance of cultural competence when working with veterans

(2) Identify common concerns providers have about working with Veterans, especially when addressing trauma

(3) Understand how doing trauma-focused work as a provider can contribute to burnout and secondary traumatic stress (STS)

(4) Understand the potential risk factors and impact on outcomes associated with burnout and STS

(5) Identify tools/resources useful in assessing burnout and STS and addressing self-care.

 

All are welcome and please feel free to bring your lunch!

Details

Date:
April 24, 2019
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm