Experiencing indirect exposure to other people’s trauma can have harmful effects on mental health and every aspects of our lives. This is referred to as vicarious trauma.

Although vicarious trauma can occur in all sorts of occupations, mental health professionals by the nature of their jobs are at increased risk.

This workshop will provide an understanding of vicarious trauma and will explore a range of practical strategies to build resilience and mitigate the risk.

About this event

Where is it located?

This workshop will be held at the Hospital Education Centre (HEC) at the RMH Royal Park.

When is this event?

3 October 2023, 9.00am – 4.30pm

How long will this event run for?

This event will run for approximately 7 hours, 30 minutes.

How can I book?

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Contact us
Mental Health Training and Development Unit (MHTDU)
(03) 8387 2720
Hospital Education Centre (HEC)
The RMH Royal Park
Building 3
34-54 Poplar Rd, Parkville, Victoria
Mental Health occupational therapist, Caitlin at CCU
Mental Health Training & Development Unit (MHTDU)

MHTDU offers workshops and programs to develop our workforce of mental health clinical staff.