Dr. Richard Tedeschi is one of the founding leaders on post traumatic stress research and the growth that can occur following traumatic experiences, subsequently coining the term ‘post traumatic growth’ in conjunction with his colleagues on the topic. Dr. Tedeschi currently sits as a distinguished chair on the board of Boulder Crest and his research has been instrumental in creating Warrior PATHH as well as other programs that have been instituted at the Virginia and Arizona retreats. In this episode of PTS, Dr. Richard Tedeschi explains how he came to be interested in PTS research, veterans, and psychology. He speaks about how everyone encounters trauma at some point in their lives and what we can do to grow after such experiences.
33:09 | 2019