What is it about?
We are wanting to understand how to better recognize and develop sustainable interventions for new dads who are depressed during the perinatal period.
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Why is it important?
The incidence of depression is high in the general population and for men who are a challenge to get into therapy and GP services this is no less the case. Having a child can be a stressful experience for the mother but also the father and timely interventions for depression can help both parents and the family.
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This page is a summary of: New Fathers’ Perinatal Depression and Anxiety—Treatment Options: An Integrative Review, American Journal of Men s Health, September 2016, SAGE Publications, DOI: 10.1177/1557988316669047.
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