PTSD is an anxiety disorder, which can occur after a person experiences a traumatic event. It is a serious mental health condition that can have long-lasting consequences. Women often experience different traumas than men (e.g., sexual assault), but show similar symptoms.
- Veterans Health Brochure (2011)
- What a Difference an X Makes: The State of Women’s Health Research – A Focus on Female Veterans (July 2011)
- SWHR. PTSD in women returning from combat: future directions in research and service delivery . 2008:1-16.