COVID-19 and Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders (PMADs)

Season 4, Ep. 3

On this episode of the Treebark Podcast, Julia is joined by Dr. Anna MacKinnon to discuss Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders and COVID-19.

Dr. Anna MacKinnon is a post-doctoral fellow at the Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute, in the Departments of Psychology and Community Health Sciences at the University of Calgary. Her research focuses on social determinants of child health and development, risk and resilience for perinatal mental health, as well as intervention programs for psychological distress and parenting.

Currently, Dr. MacKinnon is a part of the team at the Healthy Families Lab researching Pregnancy During The COVID-19 Pandemic.

Check out the Pregnancy During The Pandemic study at

For more information check out The Healthy Families Lab on their website

To learn more about Julia's work check out her website

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