Risk factors for paternal depression and anxiety in the perinatal period

Chhabra, Jasleen (2022) Risk factors for paternal depression and anxiety in the perinatal period. PhD thesis, James Cook University.

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Jasleen Chhabra explored the risk factors associated with paternal perinatal mental distress. She found that masculine gender role stress was a unique risk factor of paternal perinatal mental distress. The results from this thesis can be used to develop interventions which are specific for fathers who are experiencing perinatal distress.

Item ID: 77289
Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Keywords: fathers, depression, anxiety, perinatal, masculinity, risk factors, mixed methods, pregnancy, childbirth, masculine gender role stress, sleep disturbances, egalitarian, fatherhood, gender roles
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Copyright Information: Copyright © 2022 Jasleen Chhabra.
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Two publications arising from this thesis are stored in ResearchOnline@JCU, at the time of processing. Please see the Related URLs. The publications are:

[Chapter 4] Chhabra, Jasleen, McDermott, Brett, and Li, Wendy (2020) Risk factors for paternal perinatal depression and anxiety: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Psychology of Men & Masculinity, 21 (4). pp. 593-611.

[Chapter 5] Chhabra, Jasleen, Li, Wendy, and McDermott, Brett (2022) Predictive factors for depression and anxiety in men during the perinatal period: a mixed methods study. American Journal of Men's Health, 16 (1).

Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2023 02:08
FoR Codes: 52 PSYCHOLOGY > 5203 Clinical and health psychology > 520304 Health psychology @ 30%
52 PSYCHOLOGY > 5203 Clinical and health psychology > 520302 Clinical psychology @ 30%
52 PSYCHOLOGY > 5205 Social and personality psychology > 520502 Gender psychology @ 40%
SEO Codes: 20 HEALTH > 2005 Specific population health (excl. Indigenous health) > 200504 Men's health @ 50%
20 HEALTH > 2004 Public health (excl. specific population health) > 200409 Mental health @ 50%
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