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Self Care & Secondary Trauma: A Workshop for Caregivers (Eau Claire)
March 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Caring for those who have experienced highly stressful events can put a strain on caregivers. This workshop, led by Beth Smetana, will give an overview of secondary traumatic stress and why we are vulnerable to it as well as how we can prevent and cope with its effects. Beth Smetana is a social worker with 30+ years of experience in a wide variety of settings and with diverse populations. She received both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in social work from UW-Madison. She currently is a trainer with the Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System, providing training in the areas of Supervision in Child Welfare, Secondary Traumatic Stress, and Engaging and Supporting Families, among others. Please register for this workshop on Eventbrite, prior to 3-26-20.