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Project ROSE News
Our National Advisory Board met on June 13th and the study team received helpful feedback about working with enrolled patients, data collection, using similar interventions in other medical settings, and optimizing the impact of patient navigation. This meeting was a great opportunity to create an overview of the project, and discuss both the victories and challenges encountered thus far. The next NAB meeting will be in June 2015.
Our Community Advisory Board met on April 24th. The study team provided updates on the project and a demonstration of the prioritization task. CAB members provided some great feedback after the demonstration, and some poster data related to the project was offered. The next CAB meeting will be on September 18, 2014.
Partner Violence and Perinatal Depression US Department of Health and Human Services
After Baby, an Unraveling: A Case Study in Maternal Mental Illness , NY Times, June 16, 2014
Thinking of Ways to Harm Her, NY Times, June 15, 2014
On August 4th Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed a bill designed to provide support for women facing maternal depression during pregnancy and following childbirth. The new law will provide educational services, as well as promote screening and treatment for maternal depression disorders.
Dark Side of the Full Moon is a feature length documentary telling the intimate story of maternal mental health complications and the complicity within the medical community to effectively screen, refer, and treat the 1.3 million mothers affected each year in the United States. http://www.darksideofthefullmoon.com/
Trailer on youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=DyYXhgEhcXg
There is a new mobile app called PPD Gone