Adolescent and young adult maternal depression, childhood trauma experiences, and children's social/emotional development: Findings and implications from a multi-site, longitudinal, prospective study
Learning Areas:Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Public health or related education
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe the relationships among predictor variables (race/ethnicity, exposure to childhood trauma, prenatal and postpartum depression) and children’s behavior problems 12-months after the birth of a participant’s first child Identify most salient factors associated with clinical child behavior problems Discuss conclusions and recommendations for addressing the mental health needs of children and adults from different developmental stages in terms of research, clinical practice, and education
Keyword(s): Mental Health, Child and Adolescent Mental Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have served as Co-Principal Investigator on the NICHD Parenting for the First Time Project for the entire project. I have a PhD in developmental psychology and MPH in maternal and child health. I have published numerous papers on maternal depression and child outcomes.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.