Violence and women’s mental health: new review summarises the evidence

Lambert, N. The Mental Health Blog. Published online: 16 December 2016

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Women’s mental and physical health has been compromised by an austerity agenda that has simultaneously reduced welfare support and cut funding to organisations from refuges to women’s centres, and whilst gender specific violence is an established public health concern, some practitioners still see it as a personal problem and are uncomfortable with the idea that it falls within their practice remit.

Read the full blog post here

Read the original research article here

 

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