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Five years since 9/11: Life after the attacks


Aired 4/19/09

Today, These Days looks back at the five years since September 11, 2001. A local woman whose younger brother died in the World Trade Center attacks shares how September 11th changed her life.  A psychologist speaks about working with the families who lost loved ones in the attacks. Also, a local firefighter who went to New York after the attacks talks about leading an urban search and rescue team through "the pile."



  • Jeanine Hart Seaman, San Diego resident.  Her younger brother John Patrick Hart died in the World Trade Center.
  • Ken Druck, founder of the Jenna Druck Foundation.  He's a psychologist and recognized nationwide as an expert in helping people deal with loss.  He counseled many families who lost loved ones on September 11, 2001.
  • Perry Peake , division chief with the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.  He led the San Diego County urban search and rescue team that went to New York two weeks after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.

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