Anxiety and Depression

Clearinghouse Connector – September 2011

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Mental health Australian Social Trends, 2009


Women and mental health Royal Women’s Hospital, 2010

Depression and anxiety disorders in women Beyond Blue 2011

Influence of gender and other factors

Prevalence and predictors of anxiety and depression in women with invasive ovarian cancer and their caregivers Medical Journal of Australia, 2010

Postpartum anxiety, depression and social health : findings from a population-based survey of Australian women BMC Public Health, 2010

Association of Western and traditional diets with depression and anxiety in women American Journal of Psychiatry, 2010

An invariant dimensional liability model of gender differences in mental disorder prevalence : evidence from a national sample Journal of Abnormal Psychology 2011

Considerations for intervention and screening

Gender differences in factor scores of anxiety and depression among Australian university students : implications for counselling interventions Canadian Journal of Counselling / Revue Canadienne de Counseling, 2010

Management of depression by general practitioners : impact of physician gender Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 2009

Clinical practice guidelines: depression and related disorders : anxiety, bipolar disorder and puerperal psychosis – in the perinatal period: a guideline for primary care health professionals Beyond Blue, 2011

Related websites

Beyond Blue

Black Dog Institute

SANE Australia

Mental Illness Fellowship Victoira

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