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Dealing with vicarious trauma

Summary

Journalists who are routinely exposed to stories of violence and abuse may experience ‘vicarious trauma’. This video includes advice for dealing with vicarious trauma.

Find out more about the Our Watch Award for excellence in reporting on violence against women and children

Past winners and how to apply
Two public figures Angela Pippos and Julie Zemiro stand close together in front of a projector screen with the Our Watch Awards logo displayed. They are both looking at the camera and smiling.