Description - Postpartum Mood Disorders by Laura J. Miller
"Postpartum Mood Disorders", edited by Laura J. Miller is a summary of current research and data on the topic. With contributions by researchers and clinicians, this text explores the biological, cultural and psychological link between childbirth and mental disturbances. Some highlights include: chapters covering hypotheses concerning the causes of the disorders and research findings to support them; a comprehensive section on all major treatment modalities and new advances in prevention of the disorders; and chapters covering the effects of peurperal disorders on children and cultural influences on postpartum mood. For those who treat and care for women who suffer from postpartum depression, this book should be a useful resource.
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(229mm x 152mm x mm)
American Psychiatric Press Inc.
Publisher: American Psychiatric Association Publishing
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Author Biography - Laura J. Miller
Laura J. Miller, M.D., is Assistant Professor of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois, Chicago College of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois.