Department of Quantitative Health Sciences
Presentation looking at pregnancy and mental health care in the VA system. Documents a study examining the prevalence of pregnancy care and comparing the mental health diagnoses among pregnant and non-pregnant women in VA care. Then examining the degree to which pregnant veterans receive VA mental health care during their pregnancy. Concludes that pregnant women veterans using VA care have a substantial mental health burden.
Mattocks, Kristin M.; Skanderson, Melissa; Goulet, Joseph; Haskell, Sally; Yano, Elizabeth M.; Krebs, Erin; Justice, Amy; and Brandt, Cynthia, "Pregnancy and Mental Health Care Among Women Veterans Returning from Iraq and Afghanistan" (2009). Women’s Health Research Faculty Publications. Paper 588.