The COVID crisis throws into relief what happens when grief has—quite literally—nowhere to go. The evidence suggests that most people summon strengths that surpass their own expectations.
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Robert J. Cramer, Ph.D.
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Robert J. Cramer, Ph.D. is an associate professor of Public Health Sciences and a Belk Distinguished Scholar in Health Research at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte.