Learning to Cope With Violence and Trauma

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Whether someone is dealing with the psychological trauma associated with natural disasters (see our Institute of Medicine Report, “Healthy, Resilient and Sustainable Communities After Disasters: Strategies, Opportunities, and Planning for Recovery”), or from violence in our communities or war zones, coping with post-traumatic challenges is all too common for far too many people. I found the article, “Coping with Traumatic Events”, and related publications from the National Institute of Mental Health to be relevant and useful … check it out!