Teachers face mental health challenges dealing with school shootings

Teachers face mental health challenges dealing with school shootings
Posted on Jun 03 2022
ABC News
Dr. Christine Crawford, associate medical director for NAMI, said that exposure to horrific events like the Uvalde shooting "can elicit symptoms that are consistent with a trauma response, almost." Crawford explained that after hearing or reading about events like a mass shooting, people may notice they are more on edge or irritable and may experience other symptoms such as difficulty sleeping or concentrating.