Relative contributions of gender and traumatic life experience to the prediction of mental disorders in a sample of incarcerated offenders.

Abstract

The objective of this study was to quantify the relative contributions of gender and traumatic life experience to psychiatric disorders in a sample of 320 offenders entering a state prison. Women were more likely than men to report traumatic events and personal and family mental health treatment histories; and were more likely to meet criteria for… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/bsl.2037

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@article{Gunter2012RelativeCO, title={Relative contributions of gender and traumatic life experience to the prediction of mental disorders in a sample of incarcerated offenders.}, author={Tracy D. Gunter and John T. Chibnall and Sandra K Antoniak and Brett A McCormick and Donald Wayne Black}, journal={Behavioral sciences & the law}, year={2012}, volume={30 5}, pages={615-30} }