VISTAS Online is an innovative publication produced for ACA by Dr. Garry R. Walz and Dr. Jeanne C. Bleuer of Counseling Outfitters, LLC. Its purpose is to provide a means of capturing the ideas, information and experiences generated by the annual ACA Conference and selected ACA Division Conferences. Papers on a program or practice that has been validated through research or experience may also be submitted. This digital collection of peer-reviewed articles is authored by counselors, for counselors. VISTAS Online contains the full text of over 900 proprietary counseling articles published from 2004 to 2017.
The Relationship Between Resilience and Compassion Fatigue in Counselors
Susan Marcus and Michael Dubi
The purpose of this study was to examine if the experience of personal trauma is associated with several of the psychological consequences of secondary trauma, specifically depression, anxiety, and coping ability. In addition, other demographic characteristics were examined for their relationship to the experience of personal trauma as well as the ability to cope.