Working to transform and heal communities (e.g., advocacy, activism, community organizing, community development, pastoral ministry, community services) can be exhausting and traumatizing work in its own right. It can also be a trigger for our own experiences of trauma and abuse. Dr. Brandy Liebscher has a private practice in Sacramento, Calif., and provides psychotherapy to support community leaders and others who are working for social, environmental, and racial justice. Learn more.