You may have seen it happen in your workplace: Someone flies off the handle with little provocation, lashing out verbally or physically. You may have wondered, “What’s wrong with that person?”

Today, we have a better understanding of why some people lose control of their emotions more easily than others. Often, it’s not because something is wrong with them; it’s because of what has happened to them.

Studies show that severe or ongoing exposure to highly stressful or threatening events can greatly impact a person’s ability to function in a socially acceptable manner.

This white paper is intended to explain how such exposure can impact a person’s physical, emotional and behavioral health. It’s also intended to provide helpful communication techniques for creating a healthier workplace environment and culture.

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