Donald Trump’s election was a ‘traumatic experience’ for many college students

To say that the 2016 presidential election had a profound impact on the American psyche might be an understatement. In fact, new research suggests that for many, the experience was actually traumatic. In a survey of roughly 800 college students, 25 percent reported such high levels of stress after the election that researchers likened it to symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, according to a new study published in the Journal of American College Health .

Source: Donald Trump’s election was a ‘traumatic experience’ for many college students

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