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Maternal cognitions and mother-infant interaction in postnatal depression and generalized anxiety disorder.

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Postnatal depression and anxiety have been shown to increase the risk of disturbances in mother-child interaction and child development. Research into mechanisms has focused on genetics and maternal behavior; maternal cognitions have received little attention. Our aim was to experimentally determine if worry and rumination in mothers with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and major depressive disorder (MDD), diagnosed in the postnatal 6 months, interfered with maternal responsiveness to thei...

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10.1037/a0026847

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Journal of abnormal psychology More from this journal
Volume:
121
Issue:
4
Pages:
795-809
Publication date:
2012-11-01
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EISSN:
1939-1846
ISSN:
0021-843X
Language:
English
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uuid:cbfab8a7-eabf-4dd3-91fc-f1bcc67e3722
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246293
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2013-11-16

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