Therapy and the Postpartum Woman: Notes on Healing Postpartum Depression for Clinicians and the Women Who Seek their Help
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Karen Kleiman
- Publish Date: 2015-04-25
This book provides a comprehensive look at effective therapy for postpartum depression. Using a blend of professional objectivity, evidence-based research,Â and personal, straight-forward suggestions gathered from years of experience, this book brings the reader into the private world of therapy with the postpartum woman.Â Based on Psychodynamic and Cognitive-Behavioral theories,Â and onÂ D.W. Winnicott'sÂ good-enough mother and the holding environment in particular, the book is writtenÂ by a therapist who has specialized in the treatment of postpartum depression for over 20 years. Therapy and the Postpartum WomanÂ will serve as a companion tool for clinicians and the women they treat.