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|Perinatal Mood Disorders|
Perinatal Mood Disorders
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Considered among the most common complications of pregnancy and the postpartum period, perinatal mood disorders (PMD) can impact pregnancy and birth outcomes, maternal role function, and infant/child development. Research suggests that more than one in 10 women will experience various degrees of depression during their childbearing year.IPN Resources
Since 2002, IPN has assumed a lead role in expanding the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of perinatal mood disorders throughout Indiana. IPN's award-winning work focuses on educating healthcare providers, developing and launching multimedia public awareness campaigns, creating online resources to aid perinatal depression sufferers, and strengthening statewide infrastructure on PMD prevention and response.
IPN staff works closely with the Indiana Perinatal Mood Disorders Task Force to improve statewide infrastructure and capacity related to PMD prevention, awareness, treatment, and policy.
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