Maternal Prenatal Mood, Pregnancy-Specific Worries, and Early Child Psychopathology: Findings From the DREAM BIG Consortium

TitleMaternal Prenatal Mood, Pregnancy-Specific Worries, and Early Child Psychopathology: Findings From the DREAM BIG Consortium
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2020
AuthorsSzekely E, Neumann A, Sallis H, Jolicoeur-Martineau A, Verhulst FC, Meaney MJ, Pearson RM, Levitan RD, Kennedy JL, Lydon JE, Steiner M, Greenwood CMT, Tiemeier H, Evans J, Wazana A
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
ISBN Number0890-8567
Abstract

ObjectiveFew studies have attempted to identify how distinct dimensions of maternal prenatal affective symptoms relate to offspring psychopathology. We defined latent dimensions of women?s prenatal affective symptoms and pregnancy-specific worries to examine their association with early offspring psychopathology in three prenatal cohorts.ObjectiveFew studies have attempted to identify how distinct dimensions of maternal prenatal affective symptoms relate to offspring psychopathology. We defined latent dimensions of women?s prenatal affective symptoms and pregnancy-specific worries to examine their association with early offspring psychopathology in three prenatal cohorts.

URLhttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaac.2020.02.017