Women are disproportionately affected by trauma-related mental health conditions. That’s why women’s only spaces are essential to treat them in safety and peace.
You’ve probably heard of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, commonly known as PTSD. But what’s less well-known is the unique causes and treatment needs in cases of PTSD in women – and if you are a woman, your risk of PTSD is doubled.
It’s easy to think of trauma as something purely psychological – but treating only the mind can miss a whole raft of symptoms and concerns.