Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Depressive Symptoms, Exercise, and Health in College Students
Poster Session VIII - Board: VIII-
Saturday, May 29, 2010, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
APS Exhibit Hall
PTSD and depression have been associated with poorer health in highly traumatized samples. Less is known about these associations in non-clinical groups. We examined associations among PTSD, depression, exercise, and health in an undergraduate sample (N=200). PTSD and depressive symptoms were associated with poorer health, and exercise mediated these relationships.
Subject Area: Clinical