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184628 - Webinar - Postnatal depression & anxiety: new ways of understanding & responding effectively to risks

  • : Online

This activity aims to provide a practical guideline for the diagnosis, management and treatment of postnatal depression and anxiety in mothers.

It covers the following points:
• Common mental disorders (depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders) in the post-natal period
• Assessment tools for PNDA
• Modifiable risks for PNDA
• Introduction and guide to What Were We Thinking App
• E-resources and learning materials for mental health promotion among new parents

The activity seeks to assist health professionals in supporting positive mental health and wellbeing among new parents.

Relevance to General Practice

Please request Jean Hailes document '2017 Postnatal Depression & Anxiety RACGP Overview'.

Learning outcomes
  • Recognise modifiable risks for the prevention of perinatal depressive, anxiety and adjustment disorders
  • Implement evidence-informed strategies using e-mental health resources
  • Promote the use of WWWT App and e-resources among new parents
  • Domains of General Practice

    D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship

    • Communication is clear, respectful, empathic and appropriate to the person and their sociocultural context

    D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills

    • Diagnosis and management is evidence-based and relevant to the needs of the patient

    D3. Population health and the context of general practice

    D4. Professional and ethical role

    • Duty of care is maintained

    D5. Organisational and legal dimensions

    Curriculum Contextual Units
    • Women's health
    • Sexual and reproductive health
    Partnering organisations

    Monash University School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine

    184628 - Webinar - Postnatal depression & anxiety: new ways of understanding & responding effectively to risks
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    1.5 hours
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    3 cpd
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