trauma http://www.kplu.org en When A Bomb Goes Off During Your Study On Trauma: New UW Findings On PTSD http://www.kplu.org/post/when-bomb-goes-during-your-study-trauma-new-uw-findings-ptsd <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/159175864&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>When a traumatic event happens, some people find ways to cope while others get caught in the grip of post-traumatic stress&nbsp;disorder. A new study led by a Seattle researcher and enabled by an unexpected disaster suggests a way we might be able to predict who’s most likely to struggle.</p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:01:00 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 17794 at http://www.kplu.org When A Bomb Goes Off During Your Study On Trauma: New UW Findings On PTSD 5 Steps To Overcoming Trauma, As Explained By Nobel Peace Prize Winner http://www.kplu.org/post/5-steps-overcoming-trauma-explained-nobel-peace-prize-winner <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There comes a time in people’s lives when an event changes everything in their world.</span></p><p>For Jerry White, that moment came when he was 20, while studying abroad in Israel. That’s when he lost his leg.</p><p>White was hiking with friends when he stepped on a landmine.</p><p>“Suddenly, I was hiking, and boom! I have no foot,” he said.</p><p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 13:26:00 +0000 Florangela Davila 14290 at http://www.kplu.org 5 Steps To Overcoming Trauma, As Explained By Nobel Peace Prize Winner Kids may take days or weeks to process news of Conn. shooting http://www.kplu.org/post/kids-may-take-days-or-weeks-process-news-conn-shooting <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Sometimes kids don’t react right away to a trauma, but that doesn’t mean they don’t need help, says a Seattle child psychiatrist in the wake of Friday’s mass shooting in Connecticut. Dr. Robert Hilt, a psychiatrist at Seattle Children’s Hospital, says we all process tragic events in different ways, and kids who learned about last week’s shooting might not say much for days or even weeks.</p> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 7383 at http://www.kplu.org