1 online resource (various pagings) : color illustrations
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Handbooks and manuals
Title from title screen.
Body Image Disturbance during Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Kelly C. Allison, David B. Sarwer -- Psychological, Behavioral, and Cognitive Changes During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Laura J. Miller -- Maternal Stress During Pregnancy and Infant and Child Outcome / Vivette Glover -- Attachment / Elizabeth Meins -- Perinatal Experiences of Low-Income and Incarcerated Women / Julie Poehlmann, Rebecca Shlafer -- Perinatal Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People / Lori E. Ross, Abbie E. Goldberg -- Screening, Assessment, and Diagnosis of Mood and Anxiety Disorders / Kimberly J. Hart, Heather A. Flynn -- Fetal and Infant Neurobehavioral Development / Catherine Monk, Amie Ashley Hane -- Depression During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Shaila Misri, Jasmin Abizadeh, Sonya Nirwan -- Anxiety and Stress in the Perinatal Period / Stephen Matthey -- Panic Attacks During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Cheryl Tatano Beck -- Post-Traumatic Stress During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Susan Ayers, Elizabeth Ford -- Drug Dependence During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Annemarie Unger, Gabriele Fischer, Loretta P. Finnegan -- Severe Psychopathology During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Emma Roberston Blackmore, Jessica Heron, Ian Jones -- Adaptations of Psychotherapy for Psychopathology During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Lisa S. Segre, Michael W. O'Hara, Elena Perkhounkova -- Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Perinatal Depression / Kathleen Kendall-Tackett -- Nonprofessional Resources for Pregnant and Postpartum Women / Jane Fisher, Sara Holton, Heather Rowe -- Prevention of Postpartum Psychopathology / Golfo Tzilos, Kristina Davis, Caron Zlotnick -- Understanding and Treating the Psychosocial Consequences of Pregnancy Loss / David J. Diamond, Martha O. Diamond -- Perinatal Experiences Associated with Pregnancy Complications and the Birth of a High-Risk Infant / Diane Holditch-Davis, Margaret Shandor Miles -- Cross-Cultural Differences in Adjustment to Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period / Jane M. Onoye, Deborah Goebert, Leslie Morland
Perinatal psychology is a field devoted to understanding the biopsychosocial experiences of women and men during the transition to parenthood. These experiences include pregnancy, labor, delivery, adjustment and parenting during the postpartum period, lactation, family planning, adoption, infertility, and adjustment to perinatal loss. The Handbook of Perinatal Psychology brings together leading scholars in the field who summarize and critically evaluate research on relevant issues in the field. Part I of the volume includes chapters on the typical course of pregnancy and the postpartum period, including the psychological and biological changes that women experience, as well as changes in the partner relationship and fetal and infant development. Part II of the volume includes chapters on psychopathology during pregnancy and the postpartum period, and Part III of this volume includes chapters on clinical interventions for perinatal mental health disorders. Part IV of the volume includes chapters on problems that can occur with childbearing, including pregnancy loss, infertility, and high-risk pregnancies and the birth of high-risk infants. Part V of the volume includes chapters on special issues, including the perinatal experiences of adolescents, low-income and incarcerated women, and gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people, as well as cross-cultural approaches to understanding the transition to parenthood. The Handbook of Perinatal Psychology illustrates the truly interdisciplinary nature of the field and highlights the myriad psychosocial, biological, and environmental that affect this momentous time in people's lives.