Project Liberty: a public health response to New Yorkers' mental health needs arising from the World Trade Center terrorist attacks.

@article{Felton2002ProjectLA,
  title={Project Liberty: a public health response to New Yorkers' mental health needs arising from the World Trade Center terrorist attacks.},
  author={Chip J. Felton},
  journal={Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={79 3},
  pages={429-33}
}
  • Chip J. Felton
  • Published 2002 in
    Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New…
The September 11th terrorist attacks had a dramatic impact on the mental health of millions of Americans. The impact was particularly severe in New York City and surrounding areas within commuting distance of the World Trade Center. With support from the federal government, state and local mental health authorities rapidly mounted a large-scale public health intervention aimed at ameliorating the traumatic stress experienced by residents of the disaster area. The resulting program, named… CONTINUE READING
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