Trauma-related psychiatric issues reminiscent of PTSD and melancholy have an effect on greater than twice as many ladies as males. Girls are additionally extra prone to expertise a continual sickness that persists for greater than a yr. Regardless of the proof of intercourse variations within the epidemiology of trauma-related issues, little analysis has outlined clear danger pathways in ladies. Current findings are setting the stage for extra detailed investigations of sex-dependent neurobiological danger components of trauma-related psychiatric issues and methods to 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 ladies.
This webinar spotlights latest 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, melancholy, and suicidal ideas and behaviors in ladies.
Concerning the Workplace for Disparities Analysis and Workforce Variety Webinar Sequence
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.
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