Tips for Survivors of a Traumatic Event What to Expect in Your Personal, Family, Work, and Financial Life


The effect of a disaster or traumatic event goes far beyond its immediate devastation. Just as it takes time to reconstruct damaged buildings, it takes time to grieve and rebuild our lives. What follows are examples of the types of emotional, behavioral, physical, and cognitive responses that are all common reactions to a disaster or other traumatic event.

Key wordssurvivors / trauma healing / victims