Caring for traumatised children: Compassion fatigue in foster carers


Objective: The presentation will focus on findings from our study of foster carers’ experience of compassion fatigue (also known as ‘blocked care’) in their care of traumatised children, and what support they find most... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Heather Ottaway (University of Bristol, Hadley Centre for Adoption and Foster Care Studies)

Topic Area

Family foster care and adoption


OS-09 » Foster Carers (16:30 - Wednesday, 14th September, Sala Polivalente)