Tamsen Jean Rochat
Affiliation: Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies
Country: South Africa
- Detection of antenatal depression in rural HIV-affected populations with short and ultrashort versions of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS)Tamsen J Rochat
Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa
Arch Womens Ment Health 16:401-10. 2013..Replication in larger samples is required...
- Maternal HIV disclosure to HIV-uninfected children in rural South Africa: a pilot study of a family-based interventionTamsen J Rochat
Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa, and Department of Psychology, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
BMC Public Health 13:147. 2013..No intervention studies have been designed and tested in Southern Africa to support HIV-positive parents to disclose their status, despite this region being one of the most heavily affected by the HIV epidemic...
- Project Masihambisane: a cluster randomised controlled trial with peer mentors to improve outcomes for pregnant mothers living with HIVMary Jane Rotheram-Borus
Global Center for Children and Families, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
Trials 12:2. 2011..Standard Prevention of Maternal to Child Transmission (PMTCT) programs are not designed to address these challenges...
- The prevalence and clinical presentation of antenatal depression in rural South AfricaTamsen Jean Rochat
Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
J Affect Disord 135:362-73. 2011..Early identification and treatment of antenatal depression may improve pregnancy outcomes and could serve as an early indicator of postnatal depression. Culturally sensitive and accurate diagnostic tools are urgently needed...