The Limitations of Sexual Assault Assessment

August 5, 2019 0

Introduction Sexual assault can be a life-changing traumatic event that can lead to posttraumatic stress or posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD; Smith & Pick, 2015). In one undergraduate sample, 22% of students reported experiencing sexual assault […]

WEIRD Trauma Research: We Can Do Better

January 24, 2018 0

By: Cathryn Richmond & Selamawit Hailu Approximately 99% of all psychological research has been conducted by researchers at Western universities with 96% of samples from Western industrialized countries, though these countries represent only 12% of […]

Enhancing Evidence-Based Interventions for Refugees

July 19, 2017 0

By: Sara L. Buckingham, MA and Melissa Paiva-Salisbury, MA Numerous refugees from diverse nations have resettled in Vermont. New England Survivors of Torture and Trauma (NESTT) provides comprehensive mental health, social work, and legal services […]

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