María Asunción Lara

Summary

Country: Mexico

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of the psychometric measures for the Postpartum Depression Screening Scale-Spanish Version for Mexican women
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Transcult Nurs 24:378-86. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Population study of depressive symptoms and risk factors in pregnant and parenting Mexican adolescents
    María Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatria, Mexico City, Mexico
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 31:102-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Outcome results of a psycho-educational intervention in pregnancy to prevent PPD: a randomized control trial
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente, Mexico
    J Affect Disord 122:109-17. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Prenatal depression in Latinas in the U.S. and Mexico
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente, Calzada México Xochimilco 101 San Lorenzo Huipulco, Tlalpan, Mexico, DF 14370, Mexico
    Matern Child Health J 13:567-76. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint A psycho-educational intervention for depressed women: a qualitative analysis of the process
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Ramon de la Fuente National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico
    Psychol Psychother 77:429-47. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [The influence of life events and social support in a psycho-educational intervention for women with depression]
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Departamento de Investigaciones Epidemiológicas, Dirección de Investigaciones Epidemiológicas y Psicosociales, Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatria, Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 46:378-87. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint [Female depression viewed from women's subjectivity]
    María Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Cad Saude Publica 20:818-28. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Two levels of intervention in low-income women with depressive symptoms: compliance and programme assessment
    M A Lara
    Ramon de la Fuente National Institute of Psychiatry, Tlalpan, Mexico, DF
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 49:43-57. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome results of two levels of intervention in low-income women with depressive symptoms
    M A Lara
    Epidemiology Research Department, Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz National Institute of Psychiatry, Tlapan, Mexico DF
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:35-43. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint [Depression: state of the art and the need for public policy and action plans in Mexico]
    Shoshana Berenzon
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, DF, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 55:74-80. 2013

Collaborators

  • Huynh Nhu Le
  • Shoshana Berenzon
  • Maria Elena Medina-Mora
  • Rebeca Robles

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of the psychometric measures for the Postpartum Depression Screening Scale-Spanish Version for Mexican women
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Transcult Nurs 24:378-86. 2013
    ..Overall, the psychometric properties for the PDSS-Spanish Version in Mexican women are similar to the ones obtained in Hispanic women in the United States. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Population study of depressive symptoms and risk factors in pregnant and parenting Mexican adolescents
    María Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatria, Mexico City, Mexico
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 31:102-8. 2012
    ..To study the prevalence of, severity of, and risk factors for depressive symptoms in a probabilistic sample of Mexican adolescent mothers...
  3. doi request reprint Outcome results of a psycho-educational intervention in pregnancy to prevent PPD: a randomized control trial
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente, Mexico
    J Affect Disord 122:109-17. 2010
    ..This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of an antenatal psycho-educational intervention to prevent postpartum depression in Mexican women...
  4. doi request reprint Prenatal depression in Latinas in the U.S. and Mexico
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente, Calzada México Xochimilco 101 San Lorenzo Huipulco, Tlalpan, Mexico, DF 14370, Mexico
    Matern Child Health J 13:567-76. 2009
    ..The study aimed to investigate the prevalence of depressive symptoms and their associated risk factors during pregnancy in Latinas in the United States (U.S.) and Mexico...
  5. ncbi request reprint A psycho-educational intervention for depressed women: a qualitative analysis of the process
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Ramon de la Fuente National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico
    Psychol Psychother 77:429-47. 2004
    ..In support of Yalom's assertion, we concluded that this exercise was useful in that it highlighted important therapeutic factors that could be more purposefully manipulated in the future...
  6. ncbi request reprint [The influence of life events and social support in a psycho-educational intervention for women with depression]
    Ma Asunción Lara
    Departamento de Investigaciones Epidemiológicas, Dirección de Investigaciones Epidemiológicas y Psicosociales, Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatria, Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 46:378-87. 2004
    ..To investigate the influence of social support and adverse life events on depression symptoms, before and after therapy (15-30 days) and during follow-up (4 months) of a psycho-educational intervention for depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Female depression viewed from women's subjectivity]
    María Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Cad Saude Publica 20:818-28. 2004
    ..The women found similarities between the ways they perceived depression and the descriptions in the text, and shared their own experiences. Depression was reported as a central theme in their lives, and they were eager to talk about it...
  8. ncbi request reprint Two levels of intervention in low-income women with depressive symptoms: compliance and programme assessment
    M A Lara
    Ramon de la Fuente National Institute of Psychiatry, Tlalpan, Mexico, DF
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 49:43-57. 2003
    ..This study reports on the evaluation of a brief group intervention for women of limited means with depressive symptoms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome results of two levels of intervention in low-income women with depressive symptoms
    M A Lara
    Epidemiology Research Department, Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz National Institute of Psychiatry, Tlapan, Mexico DF
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:35-43. 2003
    ..Similar results were found for criteria-related variables (somatic and anxiety symptoms); an increase in self-esteem was observed as well...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Depression: state of the art and the need for public policy and action plans in Mexico]
    Shoshana Berenzon
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, DF, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 55:74-80. 2013
    ..The paper concludes with a presentation of the implications for research and mental health policy in Mexico...