The Inner Defense Initiative
Serving Victims of Trauma Through Biopsychology
Recent research on the immune system indicates a path to resiliency
Prevent and Treat
Approaching PTSD from the perspective of the immune system changes everything. This means prediction, screening and the development of new treatment options may now be possible.
As we learn more, we can help more. Compressing the timeline between basic scientific discovery and the point of need means offering insights, support and options to those who suffer at the hands of traumatic stress.
Defining Post Traumatic Stress as not only a mental health issue but an immunological one redefines how it can be approached by our health care system. We intend to support and advocate for sound policy in government and industry to ensure victims of trauma receive the support they need.