Wellbeing in Perinatal Health FreeBook

Wellbeing and Perinatal Health is a FreeBook brought to you by Routledge, in order to help raise awareness about mental health and wellbeing during the perinatal period. It contains a collection of curated content from some of our top titles and leading experts.

Wellbeing in Perinatal Health

Download this essential FreeBook which provides a handy compendium of direct insights and practical advice for multidisciplinary teams to help women and families going through pregnancy, birth and post-natal care. 

This FreeBook will give a taster into some of the common thoughts, feelings, emotions and experiences that can affect the wellbeing of mothers, mums-to-be and their families.

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  • Depression in New Mothers, 3rd Edition

    Causes, Consequences and Treatment Alternatives

    By Kathleen A Kendall-Tackett

    Depression is the most common complication of childbirth and results in adverse health outcomes for both mother and child. It is vital, therefore, that health professionals be ready to help women who have depression, anxiety, or posttraumatic stress disorder in the perinatal period. Now in its…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05
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  • Emergencies Around Childbirth

    A Handbook for Midwives, Third Edition

    Edited by Maureen Boyle

    Designed to enhance the confidence, knowledge and skills needed to perform effectively in urgent or emergency situations that can occur in a hospital, at a birth centre or at home, this fully updated third edition provides an accessible resource for all practising midwives. With contributions…

    Paperback – 2016-07-28
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  • Health Promotion in Midwifery

    Principles and Practice, Third Edition

    Edited by Jan Bowden, Vicky Manning

    Health Promotion in Midwifery explores the principles of health promotion within the practical context of midwifery. It clearly outlines and discusses the midwife’s role in health promotion, linking theory and practice. The third edition of this evidence-based text covers essential topics such as…

    Paperback – 2016-07-12
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  • Meeting the Needs of Parents Pregnant and Parenting After Perinatal Loss

    By Joann M O'Leary, Jane Warland

    Despite research which highlights parents’ increased anxiety and risk of attachment issues with the pregnancy that follows a perinatal loss, there is often little understanding that bereaved families may need different care in their subsequent pregnancies. This book explores the lived experience of…

    Paperback – 2016-06-23
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  • Mental Health Across the Lifespan

    A Handbook

    Edited by Mary Steen, Michael Thomas

    Mental wellbeing is an integral part of being, and feeling, healthy, and it is estimated that one in four people will suffer from some form of mental illness during their lifetime. In spite of this, it is often overlooked in mainstream healthcare. The overall aim of this book is to provide…

    Paperback – 2015-11-02
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  • Another Twinkle in the Eye

    Contemplating Another Pregnancy After Perinatal Mental Illness

    By Elaine Hanzak

    Another Twinkle in the Eye is an essential guide for anyone contemplating another pregnancy after perinatal mental illness. The decision to bring a child into the world is rarely one that is taken lightly. When a previous pregnancy and early parenthood has resulted in poor maternal and/or paternal…

    Paperback – 2015-09-16
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  • Listening Visits in Perinatal Mental Health

    A Guide for Health Professionals and Support Workers

    By Jane Hanley

    Listening Visits in Perinatal Mental Health focuses on how women and families suffering from perinatal mental illness can be supported by a wide range of practitioners. Based on the skills of attentive listening, it is designed for use by health professionals and support workers concerned with…

    Paperback – 2015-05-19
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