Dean Gauges Psychological Impact of Fatal Ballpark Accident


In the aftermath of Thursday’s tragedy at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, UT Dallas Dean of Behavioral and Brain Sciences Bert Moore explains why the incident is provoking such a strong emotional response from so many people, and he also offers helpful ways for witnesses to respond positively to address their own grief.

About Dr. Bert Moore

Dr. Moore is a professor of psychology and dean of the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences at UT Dallas. His research focuses on how emotion impacts cognitive, social and physiological processes. He holds a master’s degree from the University of Illinois (1968) and a PhD from Stanford University (1973), both in psychology.

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