Israeli soldiers at the Al-Shati refugee camp, in the northern Gaza Strip, during an Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip, November 16, 2023. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90 (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)
IDF, Gaza


Tel Aviv University’s National Center for Traumatic stress and resilience Professor Yair Bar-Haim discusses interventions to treat trauma in IDF soldiers.

Bar-Haim explained that while most people exposed to trauma can process it without assistance, others need in-depth care.

He also discussed the need for more therapist to deal with the scale of trauma among Israelis in the wake of October 7th and the current war.