December 16, 2014
Identification of and Intervention in Postpartum Depression
As members will be aware, a case last summer of serious postpartum depression resulted in a tragic outcome in the death of a mother and 2 children. Just before Christmas, the Chief Medical Examiner referred this matter to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba and directed that they further educate members and other professionals on this potentially fatal illness.
Please click here to view the full article on recognizing the symptoms of postpartum depression and the full message on where to get/refer the client for help.