The Effects of Prior Trauma on Women in Substance Abuse Treatment
Poster Session I - Board: I-123
Friday, May 22, 2009, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Yerba Buena 7
This study presents findings on a residential perinatal treatment program for women with substance abuse problems who have also experienced prior abuse. Concurrent treatment for both sets of problems resulted in significant reductions in symptoms across domains. The need for concurrent psychological and drug treatment in women will be discussed.