Peter Griffin posted in mental health • PTSD • trauma • truth-telling • University of Otago • war on September 14th, 2010.
New research from the University of Otago is questioning whether ‘truth-telling’ – retelling stories of the trauma and grief experienced during war – is actually a beneficial exercise for people. The research instead suggests that it could worsen mental health, although it may have other benefits. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Brouneus explored interviewees’ […]
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