Vicarious trauma through disaster counselor

Fu'ady, Muhammad Anwar and Husna, Badi'atul and Muna, Leli Nailul (2014) Vicarious trauma through disaster counselor. Presented at The Fifth International AAICP Conference on Stress, Health and Well-being: Indigenous, Social and Cultural Perspectives, 10-11 Januari 2014, Asian Association of Indigenous and Cultural Psychology, Psychology Department of Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Sebelas Maret Surakarta. (Unpublished)

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Every profession with any type of work definitely needs professionalism work as a volunteer, nurse, firefighters or counselor. That job is not easy because everyday they are always confronted with people who are experiencing severe problems or disaster. Some people they help are often traumatized because of the disaster or painful experience. For these professions, the term vicarious trauma is not a stranger anymore. vicarious trauma is individuals trauma reactions because exposure to clients traumatic experience. Counselor, volunteer, nurse and firefighters more vulnerable to experiencing this. The methods used in this study is a qualitative phenomenological methods, where this research aims to find out what are the factors affecting the emergence of a vicarious trauma and how they face that condition.

Item Type: Conference (Paper)
Keywords: vicarious trauma; volunteer
Subjects: 17 PSYCHOLOGY AND COGNITIVE SCIENCES > 1701 Psychology > 170106 Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Divisions: Faculty of Psychology
Depositing User: Muhammad Anwar Fu'ady
Date Deposited: 26 Jul 2019 03:08


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