Invisible Wounds: Gun Violence and Community Trauma Among Black Americans


This report explores the phenomenon of “community trauma”, which is not only the sum of the hurt and suffering of individuals who have had traumatizing experiences, but also a collective trauma experienced in communities with elevated levels of violence. The report specifically focuses on the community trauma of Black Americans and strategies that could be employed to begin community healing.

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Basic Needs for Health and Safety

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Violence Prevention

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Black and African Americans

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Published on 09/01/2022