In a 4- to 5-page Microsoft Word document:
- Provide definitions and then compare the common effects of secondary traumatic stress (STS) and burnout on counselors and clients. Cite research literature in support of the effects you identify.
- Identify and describe contributing factors common to the development of secondary traumatic stress (STS), compassion fatigue, and vicarious traumatization on the basis of the theoretical models found in the empirical literature.
- Discuss appropriate interventions for counselors, first responders, and those in the helping fields.
- Describe the counselor’s ethical role in use of self-care in prevention of secondary traumatic stress (STS) for self and colleagues.
Your paper should be written in a clear, concise, and organized manner; demonstrate ethical scholarship in accurate representation and attribution of sources; and display accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation following current APA requirements.