Addressing the Threat for Persistent Results of Trauma within the Psychological Well being of Ladies Throughout the Lifecourse


Trauma-related psychiatric issues resembling PTSD and despair have an effect on greater than twice as many ladies as males. Ladies are additionally extra more likely to expertise a persistent sickness that persists for greater than a 12 months. Regardless of the proof of intercourse variations within the epidemiology of trauma-related issues, little analysis has outlined clear threat pathways in ladies. Current findings are setting the stage for extra detailed investigations of sex-dependent neurobiological threat components of trauma-related psychiatric issues and how you can forestall, display screen, and deal with them. Equally vital, structural programs (for instance, well being care, carceral programs, foster care) can generate trauma-related experiences for girls.

This webinar spotlights current scientific advances in translational, social, behavioral, and intervention analysis to raised perceive the intercourse and gender influences underlying the neurobiology of and advancing improved psychological well being outcomes for PTSD, despair, and suicidal ideas and behaviors in ladies.

In regards to the Workplace for Disparities Analysis and Workforce Variety Webinar Collection

The Office for Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity Webinar Series is designed for investigators conducting or interested in conducting research on mental health disparities, women’s mental health, minority mental health, and rural mental health.

Sponsored by

Office for Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity (ODWD)


This event is free, but you must register to attend.


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