Love and Relationships

Relationships 101

Dr. Beth Erickson

Relationships 101 – Secondary Stress Disorder Among Reporters Who Cover Disasters, and The Unheard Voice of Aging Parents

Kathleen Koch was a broadcast journalist for CNN sent to the Gulf Coast to cover Hurricane Katrina. She was based in her Mississippi hometown, so her job was all the more emotional. She suffers from regrets even today. Dr. Barbara Kaplan and Carol Ball-Teplin, authors of The Unheard Voice of Aging Parents, addressed what aging parents and adult children can do to open lines of communication.