María Asunción Lara

Summary

Country: Mexico

Publications

  1. doi Prenatal predictors of postpartum depression and postpartum depressive symptoms in Mexican mothers: a longitudinal study
    María Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Calzada Mexico Xochimilco 101, San Lorenzo Huipulco, 14370, Tlalpan, D F, Mexico
    Arch Womens Ment Health 19:825-34. 2016
  2. ncbi A four-year experience with a Web-based self-help intervention for depressive symptoms in Mexico
    María Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Mexico City, Mexico
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 35:399-406. 2014
  3. doi Prevalence and incidence of perinatal depression and depressive symptoms among Mexican women
    M Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz Calzada México Xochimilco 101, San Lorenzo Huipulco, Tlalpan, Mexico D F 14370, Mexico Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 175:18-24. 2015
  4. doi 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
  5. ncbi 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
  6. doi 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
  7. doi 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
  8. ncbi 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
  9. ncbi [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
  10. ncbi [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

Collaborators

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

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi Prenatal predictors of postpartum depression and postpartum depressive symptoms in Mexican mothers: a longitudinal study
    María Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Calzada Mexico Xochimilco 101, San Lorenzo Huipulco, 14370, Tlalpan, D F, Mexico
    Arch Womens Ment Health 19:825-34. 2016
    ..PPD constitutes a high burden for new mothers, particularly for those living in low-middle-income countries who face social disadvantages (such as low educational attainment and income). ..
  2. ncbi A four-year experience with a Web-based self-help intervention for depressive symptoms in Mexico
    María Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Mexico City, Mexico
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 35:399-406. 2014
    ....
  3. doi Prevalence and incidence of perinatal depression and depressive symptoms among Mexican women
    M Asunción Lara
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz Calzada México Xochimilco 101, San Lorenzo Huipulco, Tlalpan, Mexico D F 14370, Mexico Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 175:18-24. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to assess point and period prevalence and incidence of perinatal depression in Mexican women...
  4. doi 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. ..
  5. ncbi 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...
  6. doi 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...
  7. doi 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...
  8. ncbi 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...
  9. ncbi [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...
  10. ncbi [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...
  11. ncbi 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...
  12. ncbi 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...
  13. ncbi [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...