Santa Ana, CA, August 15, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Janis Publications Inc. announces it has published Day After Day The Price You Pay: Managing Your Second-Hand Shock™.
Authors Dr. Ellie Izzo and Vicki Carpel Miller of Scottsdale, Arizona, have co-written this book for the estimated one hundred million helping professionals worldwide – psychologists, military counsellors and therapists, other mental health professionals, lawyers, paralegals, judges, social workers, custody evaluators, EMTs, nurses, physicians, clergy, police, criminologists, dentists, journalists, fire and rescue workers, family members, and close friends - who are exposed through their direct involvement, to an overdose of victim suffering, and experiencing or at risk for secondary traumatization, or “second-hand shock”.
Day After Day The Price You Pay: Managing Your Second-Hand Shock™ begins with an understanding of how our brain and body reacts to repeated emotional trauma. Then with nineteen telling stories of vicarious “trauma-in-progress”, Ellie and Vicki lead the reader through a unique process that effectively addresses “second-hand shock”. The companion Second-Hand Shock Workbook is a straightforward guide to assist in recovering from occupational trauma and restoring a more balanced life.
Dr. Ellie Izzo is co-founder of Vicarious Trauma Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and has been in clinical practice since 1982. She received her Master’s Degree from Long Island University in 1982 and her Ph.D. in Health and Human Service from Columbia Commonwealth University in 2007. Vicki Carpel Miller, BSN, MS, LMFT, is co-founder of Vicarious Trauma Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Minnesota in 1970 and in 1989 she received a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Nova University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Janis Publications Inc. is a California based publisher focusing on topics promoting conflict prevention, conflict management and dispute resolution. Day After Day The Price You Pay: Managing Your Second-Hand Shock™ is available from Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, book retailers worldwide and from the publisher’s website janispublications.com in book and e-book format.