Below is a list of research articles and reports related to interventions that have been vetted by our research subcommittee. Please click on the links below for additional information including abstracts and in some cases full-length articles.

  1. Beddoe, A. E., & Lee, K. A. (2008). Mind-body interventions during pregnancy. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing, 37, 165–175.
  2. Bledsoe, S. E., & Grote, N. K. (2006). Treating depression during pregnancy and the postpartum: A preliminary meta-analysisResearch on Social Work Practice16(2), 109-120.
  3. Deligiannidis, K. and Freeman, M. (2010). CAM for the Treatment of Depressive Disorders In Women. Psychiatric Clinic N Am., 33: 441‐63.
  4. Dosset, E.C. (2014). The Role of Reproductive Psychiatry in Women’s Mental Health. In edited book, Women's Reproductive Mental Health Across the Lifespan, Springer.
  5. Field, T., Diego, M., Hernandez-Reif, M., Medina, L., Delgado, J., & Hernandez, A. (2012). Yoga and massage therapy reduce prenatal depression and prematurity. Journal of bodywork and movement therapies, 16(2), 204-209.
  6. Ickovics, J. R., Kershaw, T. S., Westdahl, C., Magriples, U., Massey, Z., Reynolds, H., & Rising, S. S. (2007). Group prenatal care and perinatal outcomes: a randomized controlled trial. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 110(2 Pt 1), 330.
  7. Leahy-Warren, P., McCarthy, G. & Corcoran, P. (2012). First-time mothers: social support, maternal parental self-efficacy, and postnatal depression. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21, 388–397.
  8. Manber, R., Schnyer, R. N., Lyell, D., Chambers, A. S., Caughey, A. B., Druzin, M. & Allen, J. J. (2010). Acupuncture for depression during pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 115(3), 511-520.
  9. Reay, R. E., Mulcahy, R., Wilkinson, R. B., Owen, C., Shadbolt, B., & Raphael, B. (2012). The development and content of an interpersonal psychotherapy group for postnatal depression. International Journal of Group Psychotherapy, 62(2), 221–251.
  10. Sockol, L. E., Epperson, C. N., & Barber, J. P. (2011). A meta-analysis of treatments for perinatal depression. Clinical psychology review, 31(5), 839-849.