The Handbook of Women, Stress and Trauma focuses on the stresses and traumas that are unique to the lives of women. It is the first text to merge research from the fields of trauma and women's health and development. Using a lifespan developmental approach, the text begins by addressing specific...
To Be Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge
Casual Mechanisms and Multidimensional Pathways
This book explores the impact of trauma and dissociation on physical health throughout the lifespan. Important chronic conditions, such as cardiovascular disease and chronic pain, are examined. In addition, trauma in childbearing women is considering, specifically examining the short- and long-term...
To Be Published May 31st 2013 by Routledge
Causes, Consequences, and Treatment Alternatives, 2nd Edition
Depression is the number one cause of maternal death in developed countries and results in adverse health outcomes for both mother and child. It is vital, therefore, that health professionals are ready and able to help those women that suffer from perinatal and postpartum depression (PPD). This...
Published November 17th 2009 by Routledge
Understanding the effects of extreme stress and of psychological harm
Trauma research and clinical practice have taught us much about the widespread problems of child maltreatment, partner violence, and sexual assault. Numerous investigations have documented links between such trauma exposure and long-term negative mental health consequences. As we learn more about...
Published December 2nd 2008 by Routledge
Causes, Consequences, and Treatment Alternatives
Are you prepared to provide the best possible treatment for new mothers with depressionincluding those determined to breastfeed?This book, which completely updates Kathleen Kendall-Tackett’s 1993 classic text Postpartum Depression, provides you with a comprehensive approach to...
Published May 10th 2005 by Routledge