Monthly Archives: July 2015

Screening for Perinatal Anxiety Using PASS – the Perinatal Anxiety Screening Scale

There is a growing body of literature which indicates that anxiety symptoms are common during pregnancy and the postpartum period.  Anxiety during pregnancy places the woman at greater risk for postpartum depression and may also [...]

Antidepressants and Pregnancy: Are Some SSRIs Safer Than Others?

  Over the last decade, numerous studies on the reproductive safety of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) have been published.  However, these studies, using different methodologies and studying different populations, have often yielded conflicting results. [...]