Improving Home Visitor Response to Post Partum Depression

Project Overview

9th Funding Cycle Development Award
     Project Start Date:   1/1/2014
     Project End Date: 12/31/2015
     Award Amount:       $147,951

Project Goal Statement: The goal is to complete a planning process and pilot study to inform a larger scale effort to support home visitors with evidence based best practice development for serving and supporting mothers with positive maternal depression screens and symptoms.

 Community Partners:

Primary Community Partner: Jennifer Hammel, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Child Abuse Prevention Fund
Additional Community Partner: University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, College of Nursing

  • Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin – National Outcomes Center
  • Family Resource Center of St. Croix
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, College of Nursing
 Academic Partners:

Primary Academic Partner: Christina Wichman, DO, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

 Project Progress Summary Reports:

Project Progress Report Summary January 2014 - August 2014

 Affiliated Web Pages:

Child Abuse Prevention Fund (CAP Fund)

 Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)

Will be added as dissemination occurs.

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