Child maltreatment, brain imaging and mental illness
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In this lecture, Professor Martin Teicher discusses the effect of childhood maltreatment on the brain and its correlation with mental illness. Considering the association of maltreatment with marked effects on sensory processing systems, Professor Teicher looks in detail at the impact on the hippocampus, prefrontal cortex and the amygdala.
This event was filmed at the RSM in London for the event 'Psychiatry in dialogue with society distinguished lecture: child maltreatment, brain imaging and mental illness' on Tuesday 14th November 2017.