Pregnancy-related depression resources for providers

 
We provide information and guidance for Colorado providers on addressing pregnancy-related depression. This information is for use in practices and with clients.
 
Pregnancy-related depressive symptoms guidance
Guidance and additional materials for people who work with women of childbearing age or their children. 
 
Screening tools
Screening for pregnancy-related depression is important both during and after pregnancy. The Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) is a recommended screening tool because it was developed and validated specifically for women during the postpartum period.
 
CDPHE Reports
 
Tool kits
A series of available tool kits to assist direct-service personnel in the prevention, identification, and treatment of depression and other mental health concerns in pregnant and postpartum women.