Mental Health Toll of Hurricanes Likely to Linger, Experts Say
September 15, 2017
(UPI) – Even after the devastation caused by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma disappears, survivors could still suffer from mental stress caused by the massive storms, experts say. “Everybody who has been in a disaster is changed permanently in some way. You never forget it,” said Dr. Carol North, a crisis psychiatrist at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.