Tag: trauma relief

National PTSD Awareness Day – why today is important

The month of June is National PTSD Awareness Month, and June 27th is National PTSD Awareness Day. But what exactly is PTSD? And how does it affect us? Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) occurs after a traumatic event, such as a car accident, shooting, combat, natural disaster, or sexual assault. Often after an event like this, …

CMBM aims to establish a nation-wide program of psychological self-care

The CMBM Haiti Program on the deLayski Family Foundation website.

Helping the helpers cope with Newtown

Michele Novella and Dr. James Gordon talk before a workshop in resiliency and self-care for area psychologists and councilors dealing with the issues surrounding the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School.