4109.0 Carol Mowbray Symposium on Maternal Mental Health

Tuesday, October 28, 2008: 10:30 AM
Leaders in the field will present their work demonstrating the interconnectedness between maternal mental health, child health, and family well-being.
Session Objectives: Learners will be able to articulate the rationale for using pediatric settings to address women's emotional health needs, identify barriers to discussing maternal depressive symptoms in pediatric settings, identify work characteristics associated with postpartum depression, describe a family-centered psychiatric rehabilitation program for mothers with serious mental illnesses and their children, identify factors association with postpartum depression in teen mothers.

10:48 AM
Targeting intervention: Using hand-held electronic devices to screen women at risk for postpartum depression
Suzanne Kinkle, RN, BS, CARN, Susan Ellis Murphy, MA, BSN,RNC-OB, LPC, Suzanne Sawyer, RN, MPH, APNC and Julia Donlen, RN, DNSc, JD
11:06 AM
Postpartum depression risk in African American and Hispanic adolescent mothers
Kathy S. Katz, PhD, Margaret Rodan, ScD, Kristine M. Andrews, PhD, Renee Milligan, PhD, Lauren Courtney, MPH, Sylvia Tan, MS, M. Nabil El-Khorazaty, PhD and Siva Subramanian, MD
11:42 AM
A pilot study of a family-centered intervention for mothers with serious mental illnesses and their children
Joanne Nicholson, PhD, Bernice Gershenson, MPH and Kathleen Biebel, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Mental Health

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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