Social Workers in Animal Shelters: A Strategy Toward Reducing Occupational Stress Among Animal Shelter Workers

Social Workers in Animal Shelters: A Strategy Toward Reducing Occupational Stress Among Animal Shelter Workers

Animal shelter workers (ASWs) are at disproportionate risk of moral injury, secondary trauma, compassion fatigue, and burn-out. While there is an emerging body of literature developing on understanding the nuances of these experiences for ASWs, little work has been done on developing strategies to ameliorate occupational stressors and the negative effects of such for ASWs.

Go to full article: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fvets.2021.734396/full

Disclaimer: healthcareforpets.com and its team of veterinarians and clinicians do not endorse any products, services, or recommended advice. All advice presented by our veterinarians, clinicians, tools, resources, etc is not meant to replace a regular physical exam and consultation with your primary veterinarian or other clinicians. We always encourage you to seek medical advice from your regular veterinarian.

Recent News

  • Parallels in human, dog oral tumors could speed new therapies
  • Jan 14, 2022
  • Animals: Urgent meeting over lack of vets and more pets
  • Jan 14, 2022
  • Research shows rising cost of breed-specific conditions in British dogs
  • Jan 14, 2022
  • ALDI Recall: Pet Advent Calendars Due to Potential Choking Hazard
  • Jan 11, 2022