Category: Secondary Traumatic Stress

How to Cope with Fatigue as the Partner to a Trauma Survivor

How to cope with fatigue as a partner to a trauma survivor Heather Tuba @heathertuba partner to a trauma survivor

“How do you cope with fatigue as the partner to a trauma survivor?” a friend recently asked. To be honest, the question frightened me. Was I fatigued? Was it a problem? Was I coping? Was…

Can the Partners of Childhood Trauma Survivors Experience Vicarious Trauma?

Can the partners of childhood trauma survivors experience vicarious trauma? Heather Tuba @heathertuba vicarious trauma

Can the Partners of Childhood Trauma Survivors Experience Vicarious Trauma? You would think the answer is obvious: “Yes,” and “Of course.” But a search for the term in conjunction with partners/ families and trauma shows few results.…