On Demand Grand Rounds: Management of Mood and Anxiety Disorders in Pregnancy and Lactation
This recorded presentation was originally reviewed on January 26, 2022, and broadcast live online on January 26, 2022, from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET.
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Over 50% of psychiatric patients are women. Over 80% of women will have at least one pregnancy, and 50% of these are unplanned. Yet mental health and women’s health practitioners receive little training in reproductive psychiatry and are often not knowledgeable the management of psychiatric illness in the perinatal period. The goal of this presentation is to education clinicians about the risks of treating – and NOT treating – psychiatric illness in pregnancy and postpartum, and to provide a general clinical approach for treatment of the perinatal patient.
This activity is intended for physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, counselors and other mental health professionals.
At the conclusion of this activity, attendees will be able to:
- Understand the risk factors for mood symptoms in the perinatal period.
- Define the potential risks of no treatment for psychiatric illness during and after pregnancy.
- Define the potential risks and benefits of psychiatric medication use during pregnancy and lactation.
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About the speaker
Lauren M. Osborne, MD, is Director of the Center for Women’s Reproductive Mental Health and Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where she also directs a postdoctoral fellowship program in reproductive psychiatry. She is an expert on the diagnosis and treatment of mood and anxiety disorders during pregnancy, the postpartum, the premenstrual period, and perimenopause. She conducts research on the biological mechanisms of perinatal mental illness, with a focus on neurosteroids and the immune system, and is the chair of a national task force working to create standards for education in reproductive psychiatry. Her work is supported by the Brain and Behavior Foundation, the Doris Duke Foundation, the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and the NIMH.
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Lauren M. Osborne, MD, reports that she has no relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients during the past 24 months. She will discuss off-label uses of gabapentin for anxiety. She will not discuss any products or services in this presentation.
Event Planners/Reviewers Disclosures: The following event planners and/or reviewers are reported as having no financial interest, arrangement or affiliation with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients, during the past 24 months: Todd Peters, MD, Deepak Prabhakar, MD, Briana Riemer, MD, Louis Marino, MD, Ehsan Syed, MD, Devi Bhuyan, PhD, Faith Dickerson, PhD, Carrie Etheridge, LCSW-C, Tom Flis, LCPC, Laura Webb, RN-BC, MSN, Bruce Boxer, PhD, MBA, MA, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, NEA-BC, MCHES, CPHQ, Stacey Garnett, RN, MSN, Heather Billings, RN, Lisa Illum, MLIS, MEd, and Jennifer Tornabene.
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- 1.00 Psychologists
- 1.00 MNA Contact Hours for Nurses
- 1.00 Participation
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Grand Rounds: Management of Mood and Anxiety Disorders in Pregnancy and Lactation
Lauren M. Osborne, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and of Gynecology & Obstetrics
Director, Center for Women’s Reproductive Mental Health
Fellowship Director, Advanced Specialty Training Program in Reproductive Psychiatry
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Originally reviewed January 26, 2022
Originally broadcast live January 26, 2022 , from 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm ET
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