Lori Goossen Lori Goossen

Lori Goossen is a Canadian-born, American-trained social worker, who has practised social work in Canada, the US, and the UK for the past 20 years. She is currently a Practice Development Officer for Children’s Social Care in the London Borough of Bexley.

Her areas of interest include: child protection, practice education, compassion fatigue/ secondary trauma in helping professionals, and mentoring/training/development of social workers.

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Burnout, secondary trauma and compassion fatigue: a guide to support managers and practitioners

How working with abuse and trauma has an emotional impact on the social worker as a person and as a professional, and how to mitigate these impacts.