Childhood trauma: a major risk factor in the military recruitment of young people

@article{Campbell2022ChildhoodTA,
  title={Childhood trauma: a major risk factor in the military recruitment of young people},
  author={Katharine Ann Campbell},
  journal={BMJ Military Health},
  year={2022}
}
The extensive, longterm consequences of childhood trauma on brain development and the resulting implications for military recruitment and service are the subject of a review submitted to the Australian Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide, which began in 2021. Evidence presented to the Defence Select Committee’s inquiry, Mental Health and the Armed Forces, Part One: The Scale of Mental Health Issues, published in 2018, has shown that the youngest recruits from socioeconomically… 

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