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    • Educational Objectives: 50 words or less, at the conclusion of this presentation, the participants should be able to...e.g. demonstrate, recognize, diagnose, treat, etc.
    • Purpose: ONE SENTENCE to explain the specific purpose of the project.
    • Methods: Briefly describe methods implemented throughout the project. List key steps carried out, tools used, and timeframe.
    • Results: Summarize the results from the project and include sufficient evidence to support the results and to identify what changes have emerged. The evidence must support your conclusions in the next section.
    • Conclusions: MUST ADDRESS the following questions:
    • After analysis of results, what is the opinion or judgment of the author(s)?
    • Has the project achieved its objective(s)?
    • What new knowledge was gained from the project and what change(s) happened as a result?
    • What are the implications of the study?
    • Literature Reference (optional list one or two maximum)
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Abstract Categories

REPRODUCTION AND WOMEN'S MENTAL HEALTH

  • Puberty
  • Sexuality and sexual dysfunction
  • Menstrual cycle
  • PMDD
  • Contraception
  • Abortion
  • Infertility/Assisted fertilisation
  • Maternal mental health
  • Pregnancy and birth
  • Pregnancy loss
  • Caesarean sections
  • Midwifery
  • Infanticide
  • Postpartum disorders
  • Menopause
  • Hormone therapy
  • Older Mothers

WOMEN AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS

  • Epidemiology
  • Screening and Assessment
  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • ADH
  • Psychosis
  • Dementia
  • Substance abuse
  • Eating disorders
  • Suicide

TREATMENT ISSUES FOR WOMEN WITH MENTAL ILLNESS

  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychotherapies
  • New treatments
  • Complementary and Alternative

ETIOLOGY AND PREVENTION OF MENTAL ILLNESS IN WOMEN

  • Genetics
  • Brain differences
  • Stress
  • Well-being
  • Resilience

PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF MEDICAL ILLNESS IN WOMEN

  • Consultation
  • Gynaecologic cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Smoking

WOMEN'S MENTAL HEALTH IN SPECIAL POPULATIONS

  • Child & Adolescent Mental Health
  • Aging & Elderly Women
  • Indigenous and First Nation Women
  • Immigrants & Refugees
  • Lesbian Mental Health

POLITICAL AND SOCIOCULTURAL ASPECTS OF WOMEN'S MENTAL HEALTH

  • Ethical challenges
  • Diversity issues
  • International women's mental health
  • Ethnic / cultural / religious challenges
  • Poverty
  • Trauma, violence, abuse, discrimination
  • War and natural disasters
  • Women's career development
  • Feminism
  • Women and leadership
  • Global Warming

OTHER