Why is the Legal Profession So Stressful?
Compassion fatigue, also referred to as secondary trauma, has been described as the cumulative physical, emotional and psychological effects of being continually exposed to traumatic events or stories when working in a helping capacity.
Symptoms of Compassion Fatigue:
Managing your stress and protecting yourself from Compassion Fatigue:
Ask for help when you need it.
Call the Lawyer Assistance Program for free, confidential assistance and speak to a counselor at
410-685-7878 x3041 or 800-492-1964 x3041