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How Sexual Assault Survivors Can Manage PTSD Triggered By Media Coverage

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones, left, talks to reporters about the arrest Joesph James DeAngelo, seen in photo, on suspicion of committing a string of violent crimes in the 1970's and 1980's after a news conference.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

Ongoing coverage of the East Area Rapist case can trigger PTSD responses for sexual assault survivors.

Two experts join to discuss how media coverage can impact survivors and what resources are available to help manage it.

Jaime Gerigk is the director of counseling and outreach for WEAVE, Inc. She is joined by Carley Flanery with the Stanford University Office of Sexual Assault & Relationship Abuse Education & Response.

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Cody Drabble

Insight Producer and On-Air Director

Cody Drabble learned to love public radio growing up in San Francisco with KQED on every morning during breakfast. In addition to producing and directing the live broadcast of Insight each morning, he also fills in as guest host for Beth Ruyak.   Read Full Bio 

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