The High Cost of Caring

Various professionals in numerous fields share their stories and journeys in navigating secondary trauma, also often referred to as vicarious trauma. From a woman working for Microsoft to address the “web’s underside” (child pornography and the like), to a news reporter who documented war conflicts, bombings, and assassinations over his 26-year career, these individuals come together in one article to share their experience of vicarious trauma and shed light on the need to address this issue.