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Ground Zero-scale Trauma Can Prompt Psychological Growth, Says UB Researcher


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"Even when people go through a horrible life-threatening event, or endure huge losses and very difficult circumstances, many of them actually find some positive aspects to the experience and are able to grow from it." says Lisa D. Butler, associate professor in UB's School of Social Work, whose multiple studies on the trauma following 9/11 and other severely disruptive life events have been published in numerous professional journals, including the April issue of The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.

Sponsored By: UB - School of Social Work
Website: http://www.buffalo.edu/news/10428
Website: http://www.socialwork.buffalo.edu/ldbutler

Contact Person: Lisa D. Butler
Contact Phone: 716-645-1247
Contact Email: ldbutler@buffalo.edu