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Help needed with research project: “Vicarious Traumatisation: The Impact on Solicitors Working with Traumatised Asylum Seekers”

Help needed with research project: “Vicarious Traumatisation: The Impact on Solicitors Working with Traumatised Asylum Seekers”

Vicarious or secondary traumatisation refers to the emotional impact of bearing witness and engaging in an empathic way with traumatic material. As a solicitor or caseworker, working with asylum seekers and refugees can be extremely rewarding, but also very emotionally ...

Immigration and asylum barrister, blogger, writer and consultant at Garden Court Chambers in London and founder and editor of the Free Movement immigration law website.