Affiliation: University of Toronto
- An approach to interpersonal psychotherapy for postpartum depression: focusing on interpersonal changesSophie Grigoriadis
Psychiatry, University Health Network, Reproductive Life Stages Program, Women s College Hospital, 200 Elizabeth St, Toronto, ON M5G 2C4, Canada
Can Fam Physician 53:1469-75. 2007..To review the principles of interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT)for the treatment of postpartum depression (PPD)...
- A comparison of antidepressant response in younger and older womenSophie Grigoriadis
University Health Network, EN8 229, University of Toronto, Toronto General Hospital, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C4
J Clin Psychopharmacol 23:405-7. 2003..This may relate to changes in menstrual status. Limitations of the study and implications for the role of female sex hormones are discussed. Future investigations should include measurement of reproductive hormone levels...
- Mood and anxiety disorders in a sample of Canadian perinatal women referred for psychiatric careSophie Grigoriadis
Reproductive Life Stages, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Canada
Arch Womens Ment Health 14:325-33. 2011..78 and 0.70 for GAD. Most women had an anxiety disorder and met criteria for more than one psychiatric disorder. Mean EPDS scores were consistently high. Sensitivity of the EPDS for MDE and GAD was comparable...
- Traditional postpartum practices and rituals: clinical implicationsSophie Grigoriadis
Department of Psychiatry, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
Can J Psychiatry 54:834-40. 2009..Our systematic review examines the research literature investigating the effects of postpartum rituals on postpartum depression (PPD) to determine if the rituals protect against PPD...
- Gender issues in depressionSophie Grigoriadis
Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, University Health Network, and Women s College Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:247-55. 2007..Gender differences in depression have been documented for many years and thought to be insignificant to treatment selection until recently...
- Rural residence and risk for perinatal depression: a Canadian pilot studyLori E Ross
Social Equity and Health Research Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 455 Spadina Ave Suite 300, Toronto, ON, M5S 2G8, Canada
Arch Womens Ment Health 14:175-85. 2011..Further studies examining potential relationships between indicators of social connectedness and perinatal mental health may be warranted...
- Measuring the severity of depression and remission in primary care: validation of the HAMD-7 scaleRoger S McIntyre
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
CMAJ 173:1327-34. 2005..We evaluated a 7-item abbreviated version (HAMD-7) of the 17-item Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HAMD-17) in a randomized controlled clinical trial of patients with major depressive disorder being cared for in primary care settings...
- The effect of telephone-based interpersonal psychotherapy for the treatment of postpartum depression: study protocol for a randomized controlled trialCindy Lee Dennis
University of Toronto, Lawrence S, Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, 155 College Street, Suite 130, Toronto, ON, M5T 1P8, Canada
Trials 13:38. 2012..TRIAL REGISTRATION: Current Controlled Trials Ltd. ISRCTN88987377...
- Conjoint IPT for postpartum depression: literature review and overview of a treatment manualWendy Carter
Reproductive Life Stages, Women s College Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
Am J Psychother 64:373-92. 2010..The existing literature on PPD is reviewed, as well as relationship distress and psychotherapy interventions for PPD with couples. This is followed by a description of an IPT conjoint approach to treating PPD with relationship distress...
- Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) clinical guidelines for the management of major depressive disorder in adults. II. Psychotherapy alone or in combination with antidepressant medicationSagar V Parikh
University of Toronto, Canada
J Affect Disord 117:S15-25. 2009..This article, one of five in the series, reviews new studies of psychotherapy in the acute and maintenance phase of MDD, including computer-based and telephone-delivered psychotherapy...
- The relationship between sexual functioning and depressive symptomatology in postpartum women: a pilot studyMeredith L Chivers
Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
J Sex Med 8:792-9. 2011....
- Relationship distress and depression in postpartum women: literature review and introduction of a conjoint interpersonal psychotherapy interventionWendy Carter
Reproductive Life Stages Program, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
Arch Womens Ment Health 13:279-84. 2010..This article introduces a newly developed interpersonal psychotherapy conjoint approach to treating PPD in the context of relationship distress. A case study illustrating the successful application of this approach is presented...
- Traditional postpartum practices and rituals: a qualitative systematic reviewCindy Lee Dennis
University of Toronto, Faculty of Nursing, 115 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 1P8, Canada
Womens Health (Lond Engl) 3:487-502. 2007..The understanding of traditional postpartum practices can inform the provision of culturally competent perinatal services...
- Temporal trends in general and age-specific fertility rates among women with schizophrenia (1996-2009): a population-based study in Ontario, CanadaSimone N Vigod
Women s College Hospital and Women s College Research Institute, 76 Grenville St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1B2
Schizophr Res 139:169-75. 2012..Our objective was to analyze recent trends in general and age-specific fertility rates among women with schizophrenia in Ontario, Canada...
- Hormone replacement therapy and antidepressant prescription patterns: a reciprocal relationshipRoger S McIntyre
University Health Network, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
CMAJ 172:57-9. 2005
- Omega-3 supplements in pregnancy: are we too late to identify the possible benefits?Sophie Grigoriadis
Department of Psychiatry, University Health Network, Toronto ON, Canada
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 32:209-16. 2010....
- Role of estrogen in the treatment of depressionSophie Grigoriadis
Center for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Ther 9:503-9. 2002..Replication is necessary, especially in moderate to severe levels of major depression. Estrogen may augment antidepressant treatment. Assessment and treatment implications are discussed...
- Sex differences in antidepressant response in a Canadian primary-care sampleSophie Grigoriadis
J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:95-8. 2007
- Antidepressant augmentation with raloxifeneSophie Grigoriadis
J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:96-8. 2005