Shell Shock: Mental Health Consequences of WWI

Sponsored by the Psychology Department, the Stone House Center for Public Humanities, and the President's Commission on Veterans and Military Affairs, this event will show a 45-minute video including medical footage of WWI soldiers with shell shock. Psychology professors will discuss issues related to how people with shell shock were treated following WWI and how this lead to further understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.