Monthly Archives: October 2010

Holding a mother holding a baby

William S. Meyer, MSW, BCD, Associate Clinical Professor at Duke University’s Departments of Psychiatry and OB/GYN and a leader of the Duke Postpartum Depression Support Group, spoke to UNC’s Perinatal Psychiatry Team about treating women with high-risk pregnancies. Meyer about … Continue reading

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Neural differences seen in women with postpartum depression

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center found that women with postpartum depression have reduced activity in parts of the brain that manage emotional responses and recognize emotional cues in others. Researchers conducted MRIs on 30 mothers of infants … Continue reading

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