Reducing symptoms of prenatal depression in an ethnically diverse group of rural low income women: A randomized clinical trial in progress
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Provision of health care to the public
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe prevalence of antepartum depression among ethnically diverse low income rural women Discuss importance of providing accessible and culturally relevant and sensitive mental health treatment to this population
Keyword(s): Prenatal Care, Depression
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am qualified to be an abstract author on the content I am responsible for because I am a doctoral candidate and the project manager for this intervention to reduce depressive symptoms in rural low income ethnically diverse pregnant women. Among my research interests are reducing health disparities for underserved populations, and I am particularly interested in programs designed to promote the well being of women and their children.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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