This resource will assist health professionals to provide culturally-appropriate and safe perinatal emotional and mental health care for women of immigrant or refugee backgrounds and their families. This resource was funded by the Federal Government and developed in collaboration with Mental Health in Multicultural Australia and a national multicultural reference group. This is a supplementary resource from the Beyondblue - Clinical Practice Guidelines: Depression and related disorders - anxiety, bipolar and puerperal psychosis in the perinatal period. A guideline for primary care health professionals
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Produced by the State of Queensland (Queensland Health), this resource for clinicians provides more detailed information on particular issues facing women from refugee and migrant backgrounds.
- Translated versions and further information on Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (for WA services).
- Publications focusing on specific CaLD communities and videos available for purchase on CALD consumer experiences of PND. Click here for more information
Provides specialist information, training and support on cultural diversity and wellbeing for health and community service professionals.