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Post-Partum Disorders in African-American Women

A new partnership of the National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH), Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) have partnered with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. (DST) to create the Mental Health Across the Lifespan Initiative for African-American women.

This video is part of a collection of resources, discussing mental health across the lifespan but in particular post-partum depression and post-partum psychosis.

Learn more about the initiative and its resources here.

Post-Partum Disorders in African-American Women

Sandra Kiume

Sandra Kiume is a mental health advocate from Vancouver, Canada, and the founder of @unsuicide. Along with maintaining Channel N, she contributes to World of Psychology.

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APA Reference
Kiume, S. (2015). Post-Partum Disorders in African-American Women. Psych Central. Retrieved on February 20, 2019, from


Last updated: 27 Aug 2015
Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 27 Aug 2015
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