Even indirect exposure to the terrorist attacks of September 11 has left a profound and deep impact on those too young to remember a world before that. The September 11, 2001, attacks were the worst acts of terrorism on American soil to date. Designed to instill panic and fear, the attacks were unprecedented in terms of their scope, magnitude and impact on the American psyche. The vast... Continue Reading
Dana Rose Garfin
Dana Rose Garfin is a research scientist in the Department of Psychology and Social Behavior at the University of California, Irvine. She is also a statistical consultant for the Department of Nursing Science. The main focus of her research project is a longitudinal study of Americans’ reactions to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and other forms of collective trauma. She received her PhD in Psychology and Social Behavior at the University of California, Irvine.