Depression screenings for pregnant women and new moms

"Pregnant women and new mothers need more attention when it comes to screening for depression, according to recommendations issued Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.

That came as part of the panel's recommendation that all adults should be screened, in a situation where they can be provided or referred for treatment if they are clinically depressed." (Complete article at NPR) 

 

MyTherapist New York offers depression screenings in New York as part of our initial intake assessment.  Sliding scale is available.

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