Neurobiology of Trauma and Sexual Assault

Presented by: Dr. James W. Hopper, Teaching Associate in Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry of Harvard Medical School, and a consultant to the Outpatient Addictions Service of the Cambridge Health Alliance

Monday, November 21, 2016
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Ratner Athletics Center, Berwanger Conference Room

James W. Hopper, PhD, has conducted research on the neurobiology of trauma, and trains investigators, prosecutors, judges, and higher-education professionals on its implications. He will offer his explanation of why people don’t always respond to an attack the way others might expect.