Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Disorders: A Guide for the Nonpsychiatric Clinician with an Aside on Thyroid Associations with Postpartum Mood

Authors:Pedersen, C. A.
Prior history of depressive disorders, lack of social support, and stressful life events increase risk. Risk of first onset or exacerbation of panic disorder and OCD increases during pregnancy and the puerperium. Postpartum mood and anxiety disorder responsive to psychotherapy.