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Fatherhood and psychological distress: paternal depression, anxiety and stress in the perinatal period

Schulz, Adrian 2016, Fatherhood and psychological distress: paternal depression, anxiety and stress in the perinatal period, DPsych(Health) thesis, School of Psychology, Deakin University.

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Title Fatherhood and psychological distress: paternal depression, anxiety and stress in the perinatal period
Author Schulz, Adrian
Institution Deakin University
School School of Psychology
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name DPsych(Health)
Thesis advisor Skouteris, Helen
Richardson, Ben
Date submitted 2016-01
Keyword(s) perinatal mental health
fathers
depression
relationships
Summary  Many fathers experience depression during their partner’s pregnancy and following the birth of their child. This thesis found paternal perinatal depression symptoms peaked between three and six months after birth. Depression was associated with increased anxiety and stress symptoms, and lower levels of relationship adjustment, sleep quality, and social support.
Language eng
Field of Research 170106 Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Socio Economic Objective 920410 Mental Health
Description of original xiii, 236 pages : illustrations, tables, some colour
Copyright notice ┬ęThe Author. All Rights Reserved
Free to Read? Yes
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30084235

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