In the United States, 70% of adults have experienced some type of traumatic event at least once in their lives.
1 in 3 women experience violence: WHO
One in three women are victims of physical or sexual violence around the world, some starting at a very young age.
Mental illness stigma: Strategies to address a barrier to care
Women’s health NPs are ideally positioned to decrease MI stigma and facilitate necessary mental health services as providers of women’s healthcare across the lifespan.
Trauma-informed care Part 1: The road to its operationalization
Trauma-informed clinical strategies can prevent re-traumatization of individuals who have experienced trauma.
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Evidence for Effective Treatment
Editor-in-Chief Beth Kelsey discusses Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and its evidence-based treatment options, including these two documents, for clinicians…