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Dropping the Baby and Other Scary Thoughts : Breaking the Cycle of Unwanted Thoughts in Motherhood

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What if I drop my baby when I go down the steps? What if I burn the baby in the bathtub?

Thoughts like these can be frightening to new mothers, but are a common symptom pregnant and postpartum women can experience.Dropping the Baby and Other Scary Thoughts addresses the nature of these intrusive, negative and unwanted thoughts. Kleiman and Wenzel offer answers to the women who seek information, clarification, and validation in this useful resource for healthcare professionals working with these mothers. Written by two clinicians who have established themselves as leading experts and authors in this specialized field, this book maintains a compassionate tone that will be a voice familiar to many women in the postpartum community. Whether you must confront these negative notions personally or in your practice, this book will explain what these thoughts are, why they are there, and what can be done about them.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 247
Genre: Psychology, Family + Relationships
Sub-Genre: Parenting / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Karen Kleiman & Amy Wenzel
Language: English
Street Date: August 7, 2015
TCIN: 50130777
UPC: 9781138872714
Item Number (DPCI): 248-01-5883
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