Dual-Earners

Relations among Prenatal Role Quality, Life Satisfaction, and Dual-Earner Parents' Postnatal Depression

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March 2007

Relations between prenatal role quality and dual-earner parents' postnatal depression are rarely studied. We prospectively examined relations among prenatal role quality, life satisfaction, and dual-earner parents' depression after the birth of their first child. Ninety-nine couples provided data between 20 and 40 weeks gestation and 8 and 10 postnatal weeks.

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