Understanding How Family Stress and Trauma Impacts Home Visitors

Home visitors may become overly stressed from listening to the traumatic experiences of families they serve. This stress is known as "secondary traumatic stress," or STS. In this webinar, find out more about STS and how it affects home visitors. Discover strategies for preventing and reducing STS. When home visitors are less stressed, the effectiveness of their services to children and families is increased.

Additional Resources for Understanding How Family Stress and Trauma Impacts Home Visitors

Topic:Mental Health

Keywords:Managing stress

Resource Type: Video

National Centers: Early Childhood Development, Teaching and Learning

Program Option: Home-Based

Last Updated: January 3, 2019