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Aging, Trauma and the Life Course SIG
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Aging, Trauma and the Life Course SIG

Purpose

The Aging, Trauma, and the Life Course special interest group aims to appeal to researchers, clinicians, and policymakers from all disciplines who study trauma and aging or work with older trauma survivors (combat veterans or other survivors of war; Holocaust survivors; sexual trauma survivors; etc.), and who are interested in the unique ways in which trauma experienced at various points across the life course interacts with developmental factors to influence health and well-being. We aim to foster interdisciplinary collaboration and communication among researchers, clinicians, and policymakers who are concerned with the impact that trauma has throughout the aging process, and to help disseminate knowledge regarding trauma and aging.

Chair

Eve Davison, PhD
WHSD, Nat Ctr PTSD (116B-3)
150 S Huntington Ave
VA Boston Healthcare System
Boston, MA 02130
857-364-4012
Email: Eve.Davison@va.gov