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Tips for Supporting Survivors with Reduced Energy

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Published Date
August, 2011

This document is part of the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma, & Mental Health’s Creating Trauma-Informed Services Tipsheet Series and discusses reasons why survivors may deal with reduced energy and how advocates can work effectively with survivors who are suffering from this. A key focus is recognizing reduced energy as being a symptom rather than laziness or apathy.