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ERIC Number: EJ921442
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Apr
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 33
ISSN: ISSN-0883-8534
Latinas and Postpartum Depression: Role of Partner Relationship, Additional Children, and Breastfeeding
Hassert, Silva; Kurpius, Sharon E. Robinson
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v39 n2 p90-100 Apr 2011
Breastfeeding, additional children, and partner relationship predicted postpartum depression among 59 Latinas who had an infant who was 6 months old or younger. The most powerful predictor was conflict with partner. Counselors working with Latinas experiencing postpartum depression should explore the partner relationship, particularly relationship conflict. (Contains 2 tables.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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