Racism And Sexual Abuse Identified As Top Risk Factors For Mental Health Problems In Black Community

Top Risk Factors For Mental Health Problems In Black Community

Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles have identified five environmental factors that they say can predict depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in low-income minority communities. In addition, they developed a new screening to assist clinicians in making such diagnoses in this population.

Via Psychiatry Advisor:

Mental health issues disproportionately impact low-income...

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