Prenatal Depression Effects On Neurobehavioral Dysregulation

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3 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNurturing Children and Families
Subtitle of host publicationBuilding on the Legacy of T. Berry Brazelton
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)9781405196000
StatePublished - Jul 21 2010


  • Birth complications
  • Chronic prenatal depression effects-on neonatal outcomes
  • Group of neonates, mothers receiving moderate pressure massage
  • Neonates of depressed mothers and prenatal depression
  • Newborns of prenatally depressed mothers-inferior performance on Brazelton Neonatal Behavior Assessment Scale
  • Prenatal cortisol levels-predictor of prematurity and low birth weight
  • Prenatal depression effects-on neonate
  • Prenatal depression effects-on neurobehavioral dysregulation
  • Psychotropic medications
  • Stress reduction therapies-for depressed pregnant women, and lower depression scores

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)

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