Interpreters often work in stressful situations, such as medical emergencies, end of life conversations, and many others. In the course of our everyday work, we can be subjected to vicarious trauma and at risk of compassion fatigueIn a collaborative effort with our network of wellness professionals from a variety of backgrounds, the MasterWord team has developed an approach to help  interpreters mitigate the risk of vicarious trauma and reduce the impact of stressors we encounter at work.