• ‘Sobering' data: ACOG encourages trauma-informed approach to care for women

    9 days ago - By Healio

    A new committee opinion issued by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists encourages women's health professionals to acknowledge that trauma occurs and the effect it has on their patients and colleagues.
    The opinion also recommends that women's health professionals utilize a trauma-informed approach to care across all levels of their practice.
    There are a number of health effects that are often seen in obstetrics and gynecology that could be linked to trauma, according to the authors of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists committee opinion.
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