Date of Award
Master of Social Work
School of Social Work
The terrorist attack of September 11th has been widely viewed as a traumatic event. Traumatic events have demonstrated psychological, emotional, behavioral, developmental and physiological detriment to individuals. Among older adults there may be compounding factors such as losses of function, resources, friends, family, and support.
Baptist, David Lee and Snook, Tamra Denise, "Impact of September 11th on older American veterans" (2003). Theses Digitization Project. 2284.