Online Training and Resources

Free Online Training

For General Audiences:

Introductory Presentation on Secondary Traumatic Stress & Related Challenges

Thirty-minute video on Compassion Fatigue and Secondary Trauma.

Excerpted from the San Diego International Conference Keynote on Child and Family Maltreatment, 2015 with Françoise Mathieu.

The Organizational Health Roadmap

TEDTalk: Beyond the Cliff (with Laura van Dernoot Lipsky)

TEDTalk: How to Manage Compassion Fatigue in Caregiving (with Patricia Smith)

TEDTalk: The Edge of Compassion (with Françoise Mathieu)

For Professionals in Child Abuse and Exploitation:

Supporting Heroes in Mental Health Foundation (SHIFT)

Supporting Heroes in Mental Health Foundation (SHIFT) was developed by the Innocent Justice Foundation. Their website includes are free webinars and other resources for professionals exposed to child sexual exploitation and abuse materials.

For Humanitarian and Emergency Responder Workers:

First Responder Mental Health: Compassion Fatigue Education for Paramedics and Other First Responders

Headington Institute

Free resources for humanitarian and emergency response workers and organizations.

Fee-based Online Training

For Individuals:

Compassion Fatigue 101

Resilience in Trauma-Exposed Work

WTF: Strategies to Keep Helping Professionals Grounded and Centered


For Leadership:


Organizational Health in Trauma-Exposed Environments: Essentials