"After I got a bit of the help . everything went away and I sort of brought myself back," Santos told The Canadian Press on Monday.
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"Since the 1999 Columbine tragedy, school shootings have doubled (to 60), compared to the last decade, resulting in 181 deaths," Dr. Warren Steiner, head of the McGill University Health Centre's Department of Psychiatry, said in a press release.
In addition, some professors reported feeling powerless and incapable of helping students.
On April 20, 1999, two high school students in Columbine, Colo., stormed their high school carrying shotguns, a rifle and a semi automatic. They killed 12 classmates, a teacher, and wounded 23 others, ending the massacre with their own suicides.
Dawson community still troubled
The study, which is the first to look at the psychological impact of mass shootings, involved 949 members of the Dawson community.
Another seven per cent of respondents reported having symptoms of post traumatic stress and 12 per cent reported having severe depression.
James Santos, the student used as a human shield by gunman Kimveer Gill, says he still thinks regularly about that day.
"I try to tell my friends, 'It's over, it's over now. There is nothing we can do about it now," said Santos in an interview with CTV Montreal. "I tell them that talking to anybody, not just professionals, is another way of getting closure."
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Some students and male support staff also reported a reluctance to seek psychological assistance due to the fear of being stigmatized by friends and loved ones.
Researchers found two per cent of students were still in a state of post traumatic stress after the Sept. 13, 2006 incident, which left student Anastasia DeSousa dead and 20 others injured.
Santos cradled an unconscious Anastasia De Sousa in his arms after she had been hit several times by the bullets of a semi automatic rifle. He unsuccessfully begged the shooter to allow him to get her medical care.
For Santos, the psychological pain didn't really sink in until a few months after the attack. He was lucky and sought help, though the study shows that 70 per cent of those who reported post crisis symptoms did not.
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Santos has graduated from Dawson and is now eyeing a career as a police officer.
solve everything," Alain Lesage, a professor of psychiatry at the University of Montreal, said in a press release.
Researchers also found that certain groups such as cafeteria staff, college support staff and those who were hospitalized were overlooked after the event and the repercussions of their psychological damage was underestimated.
incidents, there are very few empirical studies on their psychological effects and no studies have evaluated the effectiveness of psychological interventions."
"I just always have it in my mind and it's always going to stay in my mind, but that's something that I've got to deal with for the rest of my life."
years after the Dawson College shooting, a study has found 40 per cent of the school's community Air Max 90 Cork Mens was still grappling with mental health problems.
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