A recent edited volume, Negotiating the Emotional Challenges of Conducting Deeply Personal Research in Health, explores how the emotional impact of trauma influences practice and outcome success in health-related fields. This text, which is edited by Alexandra “Xan” C.H. Nowakowski and J.E Sumerau and is published by CRC Press is of interest to public health practioners, educators, and researchers.

Dr. Ariane Prohaska, a sociologist in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Alabama contributed a chapter titled “Trauma, Tears, and Transformation: Living and Working after Surviving a Tornado.”