Depression During and After Pregnancy

Resources for Families

Here are resources to find help and learn more about depression during and after pregnancy.

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Learn more about depression during and after pregnancy and medication use during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Need more information? Use the collection of resources that NCEMCH staff have put together for you and your family.


Depression During and After Pregnancy: Family Resource Brief, 2nd ed. (July 2013). (Updated: July 2014, May 2017).

Author: Susan Brune Lorenzo, M.L.S., NCEMCH; Breanne C. Wilhite, B.S.
Contributors: Beth DeFrancis, M.L.S., NCEMCH; Tracy Lopez, M.S.L.S., NCEMCH.
Reviewers: Michelle LaRue, M.D., National Alliance for Hispanic Health; Shree Mohanty, M.A., M.S., R.D., L.D., Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Region V; Olivia K. Pickett, M.A., M.L.S., NCEMCH; Anna Rough Grignon, M.A., M.E.S., CityMatCH.
Editor: Ruth Barzel, M.A., NCEMCH.