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UNH Research Finds Witnessing Abuse of Sibling Can Lead to Mental Health Issues

A new study from the University of New Hampshire shows children who witness the abuse of a brother or sister by a parent can be just as traumatized as those witnessing violence by a parent against another parent. Read More

Recent Stories

  • Amy Ramage outside of Hewitt Hall
    - COVID and the Brain
    In the early days of COVID-19, as people were trying to filter the onslaught of information and what it meant to them, Amy Ramage was focused on their brains. Or more specifically... Read More
  • Outdoor Renaissance
    - Outdoor Renaissance
    UNH's Outdoor Leadership and Management program educates the future leaders of the growing outdoor industry.  Read More
  • CHHS Announces New Research Institute
    - CHHS Announces New Research Institute
    The Institute for Excellence in Health and Social Systems partners with complex health and social systems to help populations live a good life in a good place. Read More
  • A Research Record
    - A Research Record
    UNH closed FY20 with a record-breaking $129 million in new grants and contracts for research. Read More
  • Unpacking Health Care and Policy in 2020
    - Unpacking Health Care and Policy in 2020
    Julie Rovner, noted health journalist from Kaiser Health News, outlined key factors impacting the current state of our health care system and what to watch for as the election and... Read More
  • Precious Resources
    - Precious Resources
    As the COVID-19 pandemic has taken hold over the past several months, more and more people have found themselves with time to devote to outdoor recreation. Read More
  • Abigail Baker
    - Being Part of the Wave
    There’s a pretty big gap between a career in design research and one in occupational therapy, but Abigail Baker has found herself a bridge. Not only that, she’s been awarded a $10... Read More
  • Sean Sutherlin '21
    - Helping His City
    Sean Sutherlin ’21 is from Minnesota. He lives in a small city outside of Minneapolis, where protests sparked by the death of George Floyd in May led to rioting and looting. On... Read More
  • sign that reads: Black Lives Matter
    - "We Must All Protest"
    In a 1967 speech, Martin Luther King, Jr. said, “A riot is the language of the unheard.” He went on to ask what America had failed to hear.  Read More
  • Exploring the Impact of NH's Medicaid Work and Community Engagement Requirements
    - Exploring the Impact of NH's Medicaid Work and Community Engagement Requirements
    UNH's Institute for Health Policy and Practice and Franklin Pierce School of Law has released a new report assessing New Hampshire’s Medicaid Work and Community Engagement... Read More