University South Alabama Sociology professor J. Steven Picou and Arch Diocese of New Orleans Catholic Charities medical director Elmore Rigamer highlight the likely psychological and emotional effects of the BP oil spill.
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Wellescent Health Blog says
With the level of destruction to livelihoods and the environment, it is not hard to see those in vulnerable situations experiencing stress and psychological issues from the BP spill. Unfortunately, like the psychological effects experienced in many disaster situations, these sorts of mental health issues take second seat to the more immediate problems.