Toxic Handlers

Read Table 11.5 from your text about toxic handlers. Select one of the following discussion focuses (a, b, or c) depending on your own experiences. 

  A.  Have you ever been or observed a toxic handler? If so, compose your discussion around these questions:

    • How did this emerge?
    • How long did it last?
    • What were your/their greatest challenges?
    • How did you/they manage the burnout factor?

  B.  Have you ever been helped by a toxic handler? If so, compose your discussion around these questions:

    • How did this emerge?
    • How long did it last?
    • How helpful were they?
    • What was the end result?

  C.  Find an article about a toxic handler. Provide a complete APA citation of the article, then compose your discussion around these items:

    • How did the need for a toxic handler emerge?
    • How long did it last?
    • Did it seem to work?
    • What were the challenges?
    • What was the end result?

Table 11.5.pdf