Posts Tagged ‘PTSD’

Orphaned by Extremism

September 8, 2012

my article on the lifeafterhate site.

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No child is immune to the traumatic effects of terrorism, whether they are in New York, Bosnia, Israel, Palestine, Iraq, London, Lebanon, Rwanda, Kashmir, Darfur, Afghanistan, Pakistan, or elsewhere. And while many children are resilient after traumatic experiences, many develop a variety of emotional and behavioral symptoms that can be severe and long-lasting.

http://lifeafterhate.org/2012/09/orphaned-by-extremism/

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PTSD and Pakistan

July 6, 2012

some attention being paid to the subject at last.

http://tribune.com.pk/story/356397/pakistan-becoming-psychological-pressure-cooker-say-psychiatrists/

http://www.crescentpost.com/2011/05/exclusive-the-ptsd-pandemic-in-pakistan/