Men's voices: postnatal depression from the perspective of male partners.

@article{Davey2006MensVP,
  title={Men's voices: postnatal depression from the perspective of male partners.},
  author={Sarah J Davey and Suzanne Dziurawiec and Angela O'Brien-Malone},
  journal={Qualitative health research},
  year={2006},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={206-20}
}
Postnatal depression (PND) is a serious and debilitating condition that is recognized as being disruptive to women's lives at a time when they are already under stress adapting to the demands that a new baby creates. What has not always been fully acknowledged is that PND is linked with elevated levels of depression in male partners. In this article, the authors report on men's experiences of PND and of participation in a 6-week group treatment program specifically designed for male partners… CONTINUE READING
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