Research and news related to trauma, disaster, traumatic stress and recovery, with a particular focus on children and adolescents. Occasional posts on the use of social media to develop a trauma research community.
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It’s called the collective action problem: we’d rather rely on others to do the hard work. In a cohesive community however, it is more likely that people will volunteer to become active. The reason? The enforceable trust that comes with … Continue reading →
Christakis & Fowler (2007). The Spread of Obesity in a Large Social Network over 32 Years., N Engl J Med, 370-379. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMsa066082
Kawachi I & Subramanian SV (2006). Measuring and modeling the social and geographic context of trauma: a multilevel modeling approach., Journal of traumatic stress, 19 195-203. PMID: 16612828