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Coping With Traumatic Life Experiences: NSF-Supported Researcher Studies The Mental Processes Behind Our Responses To Tragic Events

Following a personal experience with a friend, Professor Roxane Silver of UC Irvine became inspired to study the mental processes behind those exposed to traumatic disasters and tragedies. She challenges general assumptions regarding those who are affected and why, and seeks to promote further understanding of the diversity of emotions regarding personal trauma.

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