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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

How can victim advocates find balance when caring for themselves and supporting victims of gender-based violence?

General Material
NRCDV Publications
Published Date
June, 2016

Constant exposure to any type of trauma can take a toll on an advocate’s well-being, so engaging in self-care practices is important for all victim advocates. In NRCDV's July 2016 TA Question of the month, Ivonne Ortiz discusses the compassion fatigue and offers self-care strategies for advocates.

See more TAQs on NRCDV's news blog.