On Our Bookshelves

Recommended books for professionals working with postpartum parents

  • "Beyond the Blues - Understanding and Treating Prenatal and Postpartum Depression & Anxiety" by Shoshana Bennett and Pec Indman

  • "Therapy and the Postpartum Woman: Notes on Healing Postpartum Depression for Clinicians and the Women Who Seek their Help" by Karen Kleiman

  • "The Art of Holding in Therapy: An Essential Intervention for Postpartum Depression and Anxiety" by Karen Kleiman

  • "Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Perinatal Distress" by Amy Wenzel with Karen Kleiman

  • "Women's Reproductive Mental Health Across the Lifespan" Edited by Diana Barnes

  • "When Survivors Give Birth: Understanding and Healing the Effects of Early Sexual Abuse on Childbearing Women" by Penny Simkin and Phyllis Klaus

  • "Postpartum Mood Disorders : A Guide for Health, Mental Health, and Support Providers" by Kimberley Zittel

  • "Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Perinatal Depression" by Margaret Spinelli MD

  • "Women's Reproductive Mental Health Across the Lifespan" Edited by Diana Lynn Barnes

  • "Traumatic Childbirth" by Cheryl Totano Beck, Jeanne Watson Driscoll, and Sue Watson

  • "The Oxford Handbook of Perinatal Psychology" Edited by Amy Wenzel

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