Trauma — America’s Biggest Health Threat?

Bessel van der Kolk, M.D.
Bessel van der Kolk, M.D.

This week, host Prentiss Pemberton joins one of the world’s leading experts on trauma, Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, for a discussion about the mechanisms and areas of the brain that are activated and altered during prolonged or intense exposure to extreme fear or isolation.

In his new Book, “The Body Keeps The Score,” Dr. Bessel Van der Kolk beautifully describes the impacts, effects, and treatment for people suffering from the legacy of trauma.

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 GUESTS: 

  • Bessel van der Kolk, M.D., founder and medical director, Trauma Center, Boston

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LIVE BROADCAST: Monday, March 30, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. AKDT

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