'Pregnant women voice their concerns and delivery method preferences during the COVID-19 pandemic in Turkey'
J Reprod Infant Psychol. 2021 Jun 30:1-12. doi: 10.1080/02646838.2021.1931071. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTObjective: To evaluate pregnant women's voice their concerns and delivery method preferences during the COVID-19 pandemic in Turkey.Methods: A cross-sectional study is survey based using an online survey platform. Three hundred pregnant women were included between 16 May and 12 June 2020 in Turkey. Sociodemographic features, obstetric features, concerns about COVID-19, delivery method preferences, and Brief Measure of Worry Severity were evaluated.Results: It was determined that the concerns of pregnant women about ...
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - June 30, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: K ıymet Yeşilçiçek Çalık Ebru K üçük Kerime Derya Beyda ğ Source Type: research

Prenatal paternal stress predicts infant parasympathetic functioning above and beyond maternal prenatal stress
Conclusions: Our findings provide emerging empirical evidence to support the influence of prenatal paternal stress on infant RSA, highlighting the important role of fathers for child development.PMID:34176368 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1941822 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - June 28, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Mengyu Gao Mindy A Brown Dylan Neff Sheila E Crowell Elisabeth Conradt Source Type: research

Measuring stress after childbirth: development and validation of the Maternal Postpartum Stress Scale
Conclusion: Maternal Postpartum Stress Scale is a new, valid, and reliable 22-items scale that measures stress during the first postpartum year. The total scale and tree subscales can be calculated separately to provide detailed information about stressors that mothers struggle with. The scale can be used for research and practical purposes.PMID:34151659 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1940897 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - June 21, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Sandra Naki ć Radoš Maja Brekalo Marijana Matija š Source Type: research

Validation of the Tilburg Pregnancy Distress Scale among pregnant women in Capricorn District, South Africa
Conclusion:The results suggest that in spite of the TPDS having potential to be used in South Africa, further validation studies are required.PMID:34132611 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1934422 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - June 16, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Solomon Mashegoane Sadi Cordelia Bambo Source Type: research

Mothers' personal growth in the first year: the role of perceived childbirth experience and support
Discussion: The results highlight the importance of receiving support during the various stages of the transition to motherhood. It is recommended that professionals encourage support for new mothers not only to ensure their adaptation to parenthood, but also to enhance their potential to thrive.PMID:34128745 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1932778 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - June 15, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: None Taubman-Ben-Ari Meital Navon Ofer Davidi Source Type: research

Social support moderates the relation between childhood trauma and prenatal depressive symptoms in adolescent mothers
Conclusion: Findings support the stress-buffering model in that those with more stressors may benefit more from social support than those with fewer stressors. These results highlight the importance of social support and inform prenatal depression prevention/intervention strategies particularly with pregnant adolescents.PMID:34120538 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1938980 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - June 14, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Amanda L Nowak Julia M Braungart-Rieker Patty X Kuo Source Type: research

The Tokophobia Severity Scale (TSS): measurement model, power and sample size considerations
Conclusion: The TSS remains a promising tool but assumptions regarding its measurement model are based on an inadequate sample size. Sample sizes for a sufficiently powered study indicated.PMID:34106798 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1931070 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - June 9, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Colin R Martin Catriona Jones Chao Huang Julie Jomeen Laura Boubert Claire A Marshall Source Type: research

Childbirth-related PTSD: is it a unique post-traumatic disorder?
J Reprod Infant Psychol. 2021 Jul;39(3):221-224. doi: 10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34027767 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Danny Horesh Susan Garthus-Niegel Antje Horsch Source Type: research

A new scale for fear of childbirth: the Fear of Childbirth Questionnaire (FCQ)
Conclusion: A new tool to measure FOC in an English-speaking UK population with good content validity has undergone a preliminary phase of development and now needs testing for reliability and other forms of validity.PMID:34027771 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1928615 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Pauline Slade Katie Balling Gillian Houghton Kayleigh Sheen Source Type: research

Childbirth-related PTSD: is it a unique post-traumatic disorder?
J Reprod Infant Psychol. 2021 Jul;39(3):221-224. doi: 10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34027767 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Danny Horesh Susan Garthus-Niegel Antje Horsch Source Type: research

A new scale for fear of childbirth: the Fear of Childbirth Questionnaire (FCQ)
Conclusion: A new tool to measure FOC in an English-speaking UK population with good content validity has undergone a preliminary phase of development and now needs testing for reliability and other forms of validity.PMID:34027771 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1928615 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Pauline Slade Katie Balling Gillian Houghton Kayleigh Sheen Source Type: research

Childbirth-related PTSD: is it a unique post-traumatic disorder?
J Reprod Infant Psychol. 2021 Jul;39(3):221-224. doi: 10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34027767 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Danny Horesh Susan Garthus-Niegel Antje Horsch Source Type: research

A new scale for fear of childbirth: the Fear of Childbirth Questionnaire (FCQ)
Conclusion: A new tool to measure FOC in an English-speaking UK population with good content validity has undergone a preliminary phase of development and now needs testing for reliability and other forms of validity.PMID:34027771 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1928615 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Pauline Slade Katie Balling Gillian Houghton Kayleigh Sheen Source Type: research

Childbirth-related PTSD: is it a unique post-traumatic disorder?
J Reprod Infant Psychol. 2021 Jul;39(3):221-224. doi: 10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34027767 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Danny Horesh Susan Garthus-Niegel Antje Horsch Source Type: research

A new scale for fear of childbirth: the Fear of Childbirth Questionnaire (FCQ)
Conclusion: A new tool to measure FOC in an English-speaking UK population with good content validity has undergone a preliminary phase of development and now needs testing for reliability and other forms of validity.PMID:34027771 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1928615 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Pauline Slade Katie Balling Gillian Houghton Kayleigh Sheen Source Type: research

Childbirth-related PTSD: is it a unique post-traumatic disorder?
J Reprod Infant Psychol. 2021 Jul;39(3):221-224. doi: 10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34027767 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1930739 (Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology)
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - May 24, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Danny Horesh Susan Garthus-Niegel Antje Horsch Source Type: research