Vicarious Trauma Response Initiative: Virtual Listening Sessions for Public Safety Personnel Focused on Vicarious Trauma and the Impact of COVID-19
A series of virtual listening sessions that provide public safety personnel with information on the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on providing emergency services and responding to victims through vicarious trauma lens.
Target Audience: Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel
Overall Objective: To provide Fire and EMS personnel with information on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and vicarious trauma strategies.
Project Funding Provided By: The Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office for Victims of Crime.
Includes: A series of virtual listening sessions featuring discussions between subject matter experts, including IACP President Chief Steven R. Casstevens, that provide Fire and EMS personnel with information on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on emergency responders, and vicarious trauma response strategies.