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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Racial Trauma


This resource discusses the relationship between racial trauma and the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). It includes a definition of racial trauma, an explanation of the connection between racial discrimination and PTSD symptoms, mechanisms through which racial trauma occurs, and methods for assessing and treating PTSD and racial trauma. Additionally, an annotated bibliography of more resources relevant to the subjects are provided.

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Published on 09/01/2022