Science Daily: Link between childhood adversity, burnout and depression

| Posted in Brain Disease, Brain Education, Brain Research

A study on childhood adversity at The University of Texas at El Paso School of Nursing found that undergraduate nursing students who were exposed to a higher number of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) — such as abuse, neglect or family dysfunction — encountered higher levels of burnout and depression. ACEs can have negative, lasting effects on physical and mental health outcomes in adults. (October 9, 2018)

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