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Maternal Mental Health - podcast from ACAMH

Last updated by Stephanie.Rosser@essex.gov.uk on Tuesday, May 30, 2023

 

The Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (ACAHM) has published a podcast discussing recent research into emotion processing in the children of mothers diagnosed with depression.

 

The podcast discusses:

  • how health care professionals can alter outcomes for children of depressed mothers
  • targeted interventions in the pre-conception period
  • recommendations for what health care changes are needed to reduce disruptions in emotion processing patterns
  • the limited research currently available on paternal depression.