Mother’s depression symptoms from preconception to postpartum linked with children’s behavioral issues

Via Peters

Children whose mothers experience rising levels of depression from the period before pregnancy until the months just after giving birth are at greater risk of developing emotional, social and academic problems during their youth, UCLA psychology researchers and colleagues report. Their recently published seven-year study, which tracked mothers and their […]

IL plans to help people with behavioral health issues

Via Peters

CHCIAGO, Ill. (WEHT) – On March 18, Governor Pritzker announced the Children’s Behavioral Health Transformation Initiative to evaluate and redesign the delivery of behavioral health services for Illinoisan children and adolescents. “I’m launching the Children’s Behavioral Health Transformation Initiative to evaluate and redesign the systems that support our most vulnerable […]