DSM-IV Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fourth edition

EEG electroencephalogram

EPA eicosapentaenoic acid

EPDS Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale

FDA U.S. Food and Drug Administration

GR glucocorticoid receptor

HEDIS Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set

HFA Healthy Families America

HHS U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HMO health maintenance organization

HPA hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal

HRSA U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration

HRSD Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression

IL interleukin

IMPACT Improving Mood-Promoting Access to Collaborative Treatment

IOM Institute of Medicine

IPT interpersonal psychotherapy

K-SADS Kiddie-Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia

LC-NE locus coeruleus-norepinephrine

MADRS Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale

MAQ Maternal Attitudes Questionnaire

MB Mamás y Bebés/Mothers and Babies Course

MBCT mindfulness-based cognitive therapy

MCHB Maternal and Child Health Bureau

MCS Mental Component Score

MFIP Minnesota Family Investment Program

NBAS Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale

NCS-R National Comorbidity Survey-Replication

NFP Nurse-Family Partnership

NICHD National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

NIH National Institutes of Health



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