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Do we all have PTSD?: Mental health in an age of racial terror

Experience of both egregious acts of injustice and microaggressions and even visual exposure to such events causes racial trauma with the familiar symptoms of PTSD–depression,  fear based distrust of surroundings, anxiety, hyper alertness and angry outbursts when triggered.  While author…

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Lingering Fallout from Trauma

Nicholas Bakalar reports in the New York Times (Tuesday, December 5, 2017, p. D4) that the trauma experienced by 46,877 Finnish children who were evacuated to Sweden between 1940 and 1944 affected their female children, who “were twice as likely…

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Black Boys Coping With The Trauma Of Watching Black People Die

Mubarakah Ibrahim describes her son’s methods for coping with seeing a constant stream of images and stories of black people being murdered.

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Trauma in Urban Communities, Roundtable, Saturday, May 20, 10 a.m.

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