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ERIC Number: EJ900472
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 21
ISSN: ISSN-1524-6817
Developmental Transition of Motherhood: Treating Postpartum Depression Using a Feminist Approach
Davis-Gage, Darcie; Kettmann, Julie Jenks; Moel, Joy
ADULTSPAN Journal, v9 n2 p117-126 Fall 2010
During the developmental lifeline for women, some individuals are affected by postpartum depression. This article describes the treatment of a Latina woman experiencing postpartum depression. The authors illustrate the feminist approach using counseling interventions that incorporate the client's developmental level, cultural background, and gender. They discuss supporting research for this approach and provide its implications and recommendations.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A