Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that can develop after experiencing or witnessing a life-threatening event, and it is normal to have upsetting memories, feel on edge, or have trouble sleeping after such an experience.
VOICES is hosting a 3-part workshop series with Dr. Lisa-Ann Cuccurullo and Dr. Rebecca Matteo starting June 14th and a virtual safe space starting June 8th to discuss your feelings with your peers in our Community Conversations.
June is National PTSD Awareness Month – a time to build awareness about the symptoms and treatment of PTSD and to reduce the stigma of this condition. PTSD is brought on by experiencing or witnessing a terrifying event.
May 30 marks the 20th Anniversary of the end of the 9 month rescue and recovery effort at Ground Zero. Thousands attended the solemn ceremony where all stood at attention as the last beam, was ceremoniously carried up the ramp.
Portrait fills last vacancy on Sept. 11 memorial photo wall
A portrait filled the last vacancy on the photo wall at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on Wednesday, concluding the almost 16-year-long project to memorialize the hundreds killed as a result of the terrorist attacks of 2001. More.
A church literally crushed on 9/11 rises anew as a glowing symbol of hope
Shortly after 9/11, when Regina Katopodis and her father visited the site of the humble church at Ground Zero that had played such a key role in their faith, it was completely leveled. “It was chilling,” she recalled. "We were standing the midst of the rubble. He stood there with tears in his eyes. It was something none of us could believe." More.