Depression During and After Pregnancy: A Resource for Women, Their Families, and Friends

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Depression During and After Pregnancy: A Resource for Women, Their Families, and Friends

Description

The booklet offers information to women about depression during or after a pregnancy. This booklet also provides information for fathers, family, and friends on how to help their loved one.

The booklet addresses the following topics:

  • What causes perinatal depression?
  • Who is at risk?
  • Types of perinatal depression
  • Symptoms of perinatal depression
  • If I have perinatal depression, what can I do?
  • Advice for fathers, family, and friends

Developer:

Health Resources and Services Administration

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: September 2007
Last Updated: 04/11/08

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