Assessing postpartum depression among low-income mothers: Culture, race, and ethnicity
Learning Areas:Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Diversity and culture
Other professions or practice related to public health
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe common risk factors for postpartum depression across cultural, racial, and ethnic groups. Describe categories of risk factors needing special considerations when working with diverse racial and ethnic groups. List of appropriate assessment tools for postpartum depression
Keyword(s): Perinatal Health, Depression
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am qualified to be an abstract author because I have worked as a public health social worker since 1985 and have conducted research on public health social work since 1996.
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