Recognize: How Trauma Responses Can Show Up in the Workplace

This resource provides an overview of trauma responses, how they can show up in the workplace, and what supervisors, coworkers, and employers can do to address these responses.

Trauma is a common and life-altering event that can have short and long-term effects on an employee’s physical and mental health. Given the prevalence of trauma, it is imperative for employers and workers to understand trauma responses and how they may show up in the workplace.