Identifying Signs and Symptoms of PTSD

Identifying Signs and Symptoms of PTSD

The National Institute of Mental Health outlines signs and symptoms of PTSD and how to treat PTSD.

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Eight Feet Under

Eight Feet Under

Earlene Ivy shares her story of how she and her dog was rescued from being trapped under 8 feet of rubble.

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Little White Butterflies

Little White Butterflies

Just days following the tornado, one woman began to see little white butterflies. She shares her story on how these “little white angels” have restored her faith and lead her to believe like never before.

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Beating the Odds

Beating the Odds

Deana Fanning, 35 weeks pregnant at the time, shares how she and her family survive the storm by taking cover near the layaway department in Walmart.

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2nd Anniversary Joplin Tornado Tribute: The Sunday After

2nd Anniversary Joplin Tornado Tribute: The Sunday After

Poetry performance by Amanda Rogers Jonathan – a second-year anniversary tribute.

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Behind the Scenes with Lauren Southard

Behind the Scenes with Lauren Southard

Over the past week, Drury University architecture students have been hard at work on the Butterfly Garden and Overlook project. Lauren Southard, a 3rd year architecture student…

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Drury Students Collect Tornado Stories for Landscapes of Resilience Project

Drury Students Collect Tornado Stories for Landscapes of Resilience Project

Drury students were back in Joplin Saturday collecting stories from victims of the 2011 tornado. John DeGraff, a survivor of the tornado who shared his…

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Drury Students Hard at Work

Drury Students Hard at Work

Drury students are hard at work on designing the Joplin Butterfly Garden and Overlook. Behind them you can see some of the posters of their…

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Update from Traci Sooter

Update from Traci Sooter

The ground has been broken!  Chris and his get-to-getting’ (an Oklahoma term per Chris) team are moving along very quickly and will be ready to pour the…

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