Wellness Connection

For Interpreters by Interpreters

WHAT IS VICARIOUS TRAUMA?

Absorbing of another person’s trauma. It affects your physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual health.

WHY SHOULD WE ADDRESS THIS?

“Interpreters seem to experience vicarious trauma differently than other professionals providing aid since they do more than witness the trauma; they channel it.” Source

IT AFFECTS 75%+ OF INTERPRETERS

Studies show 75%+ of interpreters experience some symptoms of Vicarious Trauma, Burnout, & Increased stress

New Podcast

Managing the Stress of the Pandemic –
For Language Professionals Working During COVID-19

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In lieu of recognizing the International Translation Day we are offering our “Proofreading: The Last Line of Defense” online and on-demand training course for the next 24 hours!

Take this course to ensure that your translations
meet the highest quality standard

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