https://www.cebmentoring.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/huffpost.jpeg 419 630 admin https://www.cebmentoring.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/center-logo1.png admin2015-08-27 12:25:492023-04-13 12:40:20In Katrina’s Aftermath, Psychologists Find Trauma As Well As Resilience
In Katrina’s Aftermath, Psychologists Find Trauma As Well As Resilience
Natural disasters and other traumatic events could be engines of growth.
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the city of New Orleans, forcing more than half a million residents to flee, psychologists are investigating the mental and emotional fallout of the natural disaster.
A series of longitudinal studies of Katrina survivors, featured this week in the journal Nature, paint a complicated picture of the storm’s repercussions for mental health.
Jean Rhodes’ interviewed for this article in the Huffington Post.