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Pilar Placone, Ph.D

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Therese Borchard

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  1. 12/18/2009

    Prepartum Healthcare Can Impact Postpartum Mood Disorders

    • By: Jessica Zucker, Ph.D.
    • Perinatal mood disorders have been called the most common complication associated with childbirth.  Mood struggles during the postpartum period run ...

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  2. 12/17/2009

    Grinch Prevention: Self-care during the holidays

    • By: Dr. Paula Bloom
    • There is so much pressure this time of year. You are supposed to buy presents, be cheerful and look forward to family gatherings. How many people feel pure ...

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  3. 12/16/2009

    Dads, Adoptive Parents and Pregnant Moms Among Those Also At Risk of Childbirth-Related Depression

    • By: Katherine Stone
    • Postpartum depression is not a one-size-fits-all illness.  In fact, it is only one among a spectrum of postpartum mood and anxiety disorders, including ...

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  4. 12/15/2009

    Finding Services and Programs

    • By: Frederic Reamer Ph.D.
    • Programs and services for struggling teens can be found in many ways.  Parents can start by contacting school personnel (for example, guidance ...

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  5. 12/11/2009

    Transforming your pain into a gift for others

    • By: Dr. Paula Bloom
    • A woman I’ll call “Sasha” was referred to me by her primary care physician after her 12-year-old daughter died suddenly of unknown causes. This doctor ...

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  6. Relational Strivings

    • By: Jessica Zucker, Ph.D.
    • Although each participant narrated her own unique developmental unfolding, many of the women interviewed explained feeling that there was “never enough” ...

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  7. 12/10/2009

    Getting Through the Holidays: Advice from the Bereaved

    • By: Camille Wortman Ph.D.
    • The signs of the holiday season are ubiquitous:  holiday decorations in the stores, piped in Christmas carols, holiday displays at the malls, TV ...

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  8. 12/08/2009

    Parenting a Struggling Teen: Thinking Beyond the Crisis

    • By: Frederic Reamer Ph.D.
    • Understandably, parents of struggling teens often are preoccupied with immediate crises.  When teens spin out of control at home, in school, or in the ...

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  9. 12/07/2009

    5 Things Dads Can Do to Understand & Help With Postpartum Depression

    • By: Katherine Stone
    • You’ve become a dad.  You are thrilled about having this brand new baby in your life, even though you are exhausted and more than a little nervous ...

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  10. 12/04/2009

    Parenting a Struggling Teen: The Importance of Self-Care

    • By: Frederic Reamer Ph.D.
    • Parents of struggling teens need to take care of themselves. A solo pilot flying through extremely turbulent weather is in a risky predicament; the pilot ...

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