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8Jul/140

Gang Violence Creates A Homegrown PTSD Epidemic

From HuffPost Live...

There's an epidemic of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in America, and it has nothing to do with fighting abroad. Due to gang violence, teenagers in urban war zones are the newest victims of PTSD and its lasting effects on their development.

Originally aired on Monday, July 7, 2014

Guests:

Bryant Marks Ph.D  (Atlanta , GA) Executive Director, The Morehouse Research Institute

Rev. Gregory Seal Livingston  (Chicago, IL) Illinois Chairman, National Action Network

Jeff Duncan-Andrade  (Maui, HI) Associate Professor of Raza Studies and Education, San Francisco State University; High School Teacher in Oakland

 

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