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Sexual assault survivors and PTSD
July 1, 2019
By: Charles Lamberton

Sexual assault survivors may suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (“PTSD”). PTSD symptoms are generally grouped into four types: intrusive memories, avoidance, negative changes in thinking and mood, and changes in physical and emotional reactions.  They result from physiological damage to the Amygdala and to the Prefrontal Cortex (PFC). The amygdala detects threats in the environment and activates […]

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Veterans still struggling to find work
March 23, 2013
By: Charles Lamberton

It has been more than 10 years since the  U.S. invasion of Iraq, the start of a war that still divides our nation.  President Barack Obama pulled the final U.S. forces out, but the war is still taking a toll on veterans and their families, on our federal finances and on Iraqis.  In the wake […]

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