November 30, 2020 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM CST
This webinar will provide participants with basic knowledge about vicarious trauma within a tribal context and the impact on service providers’ health and well-being. The webinar will also explore how tribal programs and leadership can use the OVC Vicarious Trauma Toolkit to create more trauma informed, healthier work environments, a particularly important goal given existing challenges and stress imposed by the global pandemic.
Upon completion of this webinar, you will be able to: * Understand the impact of vicarious trauma on mental, physical, and emotional well-being * Discuss strategies organizational leadership may use to create a healthy work environment * Reflect on elements to promote staff well-being and retention
The following OVC funded grantees are encouraged to attend: * Children Justice Act Partnerships for Indian Communities Program grantees * Comprehensive Tribal Victims Assistance Program grantees * Developing Future Victim Specialists for Indian Country Program grantees * Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Program grantees