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    Introducing Essential Reads – A New Feature on Our Website

    We continue to develop resources to help clinicians and patients learn more about reproductive psychiatry.  In addition to following the most recent medical literature on our website, we will be offering a series of advanced online lectures on selected topics in Women’s Mental Health.  Information on how to register [...]

    Mindfulness Training During Pregnancy Reduces Risk of Postpartum Depression

    The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued recommendations that all pregnant and postpartum women should be evaluated in order to determine risk for depressive illness and recommends that women at increased risk for perinatal depression should be referred for counselling.  While these recommendations focused primarily on the utility [...]

    Weekly Roundup for NOVEMBER 20, 2020: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

    Every week we review the most recent publications in women’s mental health, covering topics related to premenstrual symptoms, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, use of medications in pregnant and breastfeeding women, perinatal substance use, and menopausal mental health.  Several articles this week discuss peripartum post-traumatic stress disorder.  While OB-GYNs have [...]

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    Understanding the Psychological Consequences of Hyperemesis Gravidarum

    Most women have some nausea or vomiting, or “morning sickness”, during the first trimester of pregnancy.  Some women, however, have a more severe and persistent pattern of nausea and vomiting called hyperemesis gravidarum (HG).  A new study demonstrates that depression is more common in women suffering from HG and [...]

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