LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Issues with trauma and its affect on people was the focus of a conference held in Laurel Tuesday.
Crossroads Counseling Center held the workshop to bring awareness of mental health issues to the community.
Leaders and professionals were on hand so they can identify and understand the process and also what avenues of help that are available for issues stemming from traumatic experiences.
The event featured psychiatrists and psychologist specializing in a variety of problems including depression, anxiety and fear.
Darren Dickens said that those people dealing with traumas, are sometimes unaware they are being affected by it.