When the Joy of the Mother is Missing - An Organic Perspective on Postpartum Depression

Issue: 
Publication Date: 
05/2007
Page Count: 
4
Starting Page: 
315
Price: $10.00
Abstract: 

An adaptive lens widens the exploration of postpartum depression to include the consideration of a mother's own primal history and its resurgence through the initiation of childbirth, her preparedness to thus "meet herself" and be seen by her baby, her experience of labor, birth, and the postpartum period; implications for a healthy attachment with her child and thus that child's lifelong development; and a call to recognize postpartum non-separation as an essential protective factor against postpartum depression.

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