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Weathering Emotional Turbulence

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Weathering Emotional Turbulence

Weathering Emotional Turbulence

Weathering Emotional Turbulence

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Plus, rain and high winds could hit New Orleans again. Can the weakened levees hold up? And how about the emotional state of people who are being forced to evacuate for a second time? What particular psychological issues do they face?

Guests:

Leonard Pietrafesa, professor of Ocean and Atmospheric Science, North Carolina State University.

Ellen Gerrity, associate director,

Duke University-UCLA National Center for Child Traumatic Stress.