PTSD and community violence
Interview: Erika Beras, field producer
Post-traumatic stress disorder is known as a disease that affects soldiers returning from areas of conflict. However, people who have lost a loved one to homicide or who live in areas with a high rate of community violence may be suffering from a form of PTSD as well. Field producer Erika Beras takes us behind the scenes of community violence and exposes a new form of PTSD.