Resilience and cognitive biases mediate the relationship between early exposure to traumatic life events and depressive symptoms in young adults.

Affiliation

Faculty of Psychology, SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Sopot, Poland. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Early trauma is an important risk factor for depression. However, little is known about the mechanisms of how traumatic life events shape the risk of depression. The present study focused on the mediating role of cognitive biases and mental resilience between early trauma and depressive symptoms in young men and women.

Keywords

Cognition,Depressive symptoms,Early trauma,Resilience,