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What We Know and Don’t Know About How Mass Trauma Affects Mental Health

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This article reviews research on the relationship between mass trauma, such as incidents of mass violence and terrorism; traumatic stress; and Suicidal Thinking, Behavior, Attempts. The article covers research on the mental health effects of mass shootings, risk factors for suicidality and self-harm, and Suicidal Thinking, Behavior, Attempts clusters, as well as pointing out the need for more evidence on how to support survivors at highest risk of adverse mental health effects and suicidal behavior.
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Science News