Common Shock: Witnessing Violence Every Day—How We Are Harmed, How We Can Heal

September 09, 2004

With Kaethe Weingarten, Associate Clinical Professor in Harvard University's Department of Psychiatry.

Whether or not you have lived in a war zone, you witness violence every day - by overhearing an argument, going to an action movie, even watching the news. Psychologist Kaethe Weingarten talks about recognizing trauma and its effects in ourselves and in each other.