Cindy-Lee Dennis, PhD

 

Specific Publications

  1. Dennis, C-L., & McQueen, K. (2007). Does maternal postpartum depressive symptomatology influence infant feeding outcomes? Acta Pediatrica, 96, 590-4. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.28]
  2. Dennis, C-L., & McQueen, K. (2009). The relationship between infant feeding outcomes and postpartum depression: A qualitative systematic review. Pediatrics, 123, e736-51. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 4.47]
  3. Brown, HK., Cobigo, V., Lunsky, Y., Dennis, C-L., & Vigod, SN. (2016). Perinatal health of women with intellectual and developmental disabilities and comorbid mental illness. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry. May 5 [Epub ahead of print] [MA; contribution: data interpretation and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.55]
  4. Letourneau, N, Duffett-Leger, L., Stewart, M., Hegadoren, K., Dennis, C-L., Rinaldi, C., & Stoppard, J. (2007). Canadian mothers’ perceived support needs during postpartum depression. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, 36, 441-9. [MA; contribution: design, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.00]
  5. Dennis, C-L., &. Allen, K. (2008). Interventions (other than pharmacological, psychosocial, and psychological) for treating antenatal depression. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Oct 8, 4, CD006795. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of review; impact factor = 4.65]
  6. Dennis, C-L., & Hodnett, E. (2007). Psychosocial and psychological interventions for treating postpartum depression. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Oct 17, 4, CD006116. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of review; impact factor = 4.65]
  7. McQueen, K. & Dennis, C-L. (2007). Development of a postpartum depression best practice guideline: A review of the systematic process. Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 22, 199-204. [student author; CA; contribution: conceptualization, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 0.88]
  8. Dennis, C-L., Ross, L., & Grigoriadis, S. (2007). Psychosocial and psychological interventions for treating antenatal depression. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Jul 18, 3, CD006309. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of review; impact factor = 4.65]
  9. Dennis, C-L., & Letourneau, N. (2007). Global and relationship-specific perceptions of support and the development of postpartum depressive symptomatology. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 42, 389-95. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.54]
  10. Brown, HK., Hussain-Shamsy, N., Lunsky, Y., Dennis, C-L., & Vigod, SN. (in press). Antenatal exposure to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and autism: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. [MA; contribution: data interpretation and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 5.5]
  11. Dennis, C-L., & Ross, L. (2006). Women’s perceptions of partner support and conflict in the development of postpartum depressive symptoms. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 56, 588-99. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 0.91]
  12. Ross, L., Campbell, V., Dennis, C-L., & Robertson, E. (2006). Demographic characteristics of participants in studies of risk factors, prevention, and treatment of postpartum depression. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 51, 704-10. [CA; contribution: design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.26]
  13. Dennis, C-L., & Chung-Lee, L. (2006). Postpartum depression help-seeking barriers and maternal treatment preferences: A qualitative systematic review. Birth, 33, 323-31. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.83]
  14. Dennis, C-L., & Ross, L. (2006). The clinical utility of maternal self-reported personal and familial psychiatric history in identifying women at risk for postpartum depression. Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, 85, 1179-85. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.55]
  15. Dennis, C-L., & Ross, L. (2006). Depressive symptomatology in the immediate postnatal period: Identifying maternal characteristics related to true- and false-positive screening scores. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 51, 265-73. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.26]
  16. Dennis, C-L., & Ross, L. (2005). Relationship among infant sleep patterns, maternal fatigue, and the development of depressive symptomatology. Birth, 32, 187-93. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.83]
  17. Dennis, C-L. (2005). Psychosocial and psychological interventions for the prevention of postnatal depression: A systematic review. British Medical Journal, 331, 15. [impact factor = 9.05]
  18. 12. Rochon-Terry, G., Gruneir, A., Seeman, M., Ray, G., Rochon, P., Dennis, C-L., Grigoriadis, S., Fung, K., Kurdyak, P., & Vigod, S. (2016). Hospitalizations and emergency department visits for psychiatric illness during and after pregnancy among women with schizophrenia. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 77, 541-547. [MA; contribution: conceptualization drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 5.5]
  19. Dennis, C-L., & Boyce, P. (2004). Further psychometric testing of a brief personality scale to measure vulnerability to postpartum depression. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology, 25, 305-11. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 0.87]
  20. Dennis, C-L., Ross, L., & Herxheimer, A. (2004). Oestrogens and progestins for preventing and treating postpartum depression. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Oct 18, 4, CD001690. [SA]
  21. Dennis, C-L., & Creedy, D. (2004). Psychosocial and psychological interventions for preventing postpartum depression. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Oct 18, 4, CD00134. [PA]
  22. Dennis, C-L., Janssen, P., & Singer, J. (2004). Identifying women at-risk for postpartum depression in the immediate postpartum period. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 110, 338-46. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.96]
  23. Dennis, C-L., & Stewart, D. (2004). Treatment of postpartum depression part 1: A critical review of biological interventions. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 65, 1242-51. [PA; impact factor = 4.81]
  24. Dennis, C-L. (2004). Treatment of postpartum depression part 2: A critical review of non-biological interventions. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 65, 1252-65. [impact factor = 4.81]
  25. Dennis, C-L. (2004). Preventing postpartum depression Part I: A review of biological interventions. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 49, 467-75. [impact factor = 2.18]
  26. Dennis, C-L. (2004). Preventing postpartum depression Part II: A critical review of non-biological interventions. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 49, 526-38. [impact factor = 2.18]
  27. Dennis, C-L. (2004). Influence of depressive symptomatology on maternal health service utilization and general health. Archive of Women’s Mental Health, 7, 183-91.[impact factor = N/A]
  28. 129. Dennis, C-L. (2004). Can we identify mothers at-risk for postpartum depression in the immediate postpartum period using the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale? Journal of Affective Disorders, 78, 163-9. [impact factor = 2.70]
  29. Stewart, D.E., Robertson, E., Dennis, C-L., & Grace, S. (2004). An evidence based approach to postpartum depression. World Psychiatry, 3, 97-8. [CA]
  30. Dennis, C-L. (2003). Effect of peer support on postpartum depression: A pilot randomized controlled trial. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 48, 115-24. [impact factor = 2.18]
  31. Dennis, C-L. (2003). Peer support within a health care context: A concept analysis. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 40, 321-32. [impact factor = 0.58]
  32. Falah-Hassani, K., Shiri, R., & Dennis, C-L. (2016). Prevalence and risk factors for co-morbid postpartum depression symptomatology and anxiety. Journal of Affective Disorders, 198, 142-146. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 3.4]
  33. Vigod, S., Hussain-Shamsy, S., Grigoriadis, S., Howard, LM., Metcalf, K., Oberlander, T., Schram, C., Stewart, D., Taylor, V., Dennis, C-L. (2016). Study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial of a patient decision aid for antidepressant use in pregnancy. Trials. 17:110. DOI: 10.1186/s13063-016-1233-4 [CA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.73]
  34. Letourneau, N., Tryphonopoulos, P., Giesbrecht, G. Dennis, C-L., Bhogal, S., & Watson, B. (2015). Narrative and meta-analytic review of interventions aiming to improve maternal-child attachment security. Infant Mental Health Journal, 36, 366-87. [MA; contribution: conceptualization and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.1]
  35. Vigod, S. Rochon-Terry, G., Fung, K., Gruneir, A., Dennis, C-L., Grigoriadis, S., Kurdyak, P., Ray, J., Rochon, P., Seeman, M. (in press) Factors associated with postpartum psychiatric admission in a population-based cohort of women with schizophrenia. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. [MA; contribution: data interpretation and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 6.1]
  36. Letourneau, N., Secco L., Colpitts, J., Aldous, S., Stewart, M., & Dennis, C-L., (2015). Quasi-experimental evaluation of a telephone-based peer support intervention for maternal depression. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 71, 1587-99. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.7]
  37. Howard, L., Molyneaux, E., Dennis, C-L., Rochat, T., Stein, A., & Milgrom, J. (2014). Perinatal mental health: Non-psychotic mental disorders in the perinatal period. Lancet, 384, 1775-2778. [CA; contribution: drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 39.2]
  38. Walton, G., Ross, L., Stewart, D., Grigoriadis, S., Dennis, C-L., & Vigod, S. (2014). Decisional conflict among women considering antidepressant medication use in pregnancy. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 17, 493-501.
  39. Vigod, S., Dennis, C-L., Daskalakis, Z., Murphy, K., Ray, J., Oberlander, T., Somerton, S., Hussain-Shamsy, N. & Blumberger, D. (2014) Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) for treatment of major depression during pregnancy: protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial. Trials, 15, 366. [CA; contribution: trial design and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.1]
  40. McGregor, M., Coghlan, M., & Dennis, C-L. (2014). The effect of physician-based cognitive behavioural therapy among pregnant women with depressive symptomatology: A pilot quasi-experimental study. Early Intervention in Psychiatry, 8, 348-57. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.2]
  41. Dennis, C-L. (2014). The process of developing and implementing a telephone-based peer support program for postpartum depression: Results from a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 15:131. [impact factor = 2.2]
  42. Vigod, S., Dennis, C-L., Kurdyak, P., Cairney, J., Guttman, A., & Taylor, V. (2014). Fertility rate trends among adolescent girls with major mental illness: a population-based study. Pediatrics. 133, e585-91. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor =5.5]
  43. Grigoriadis, S., VonderPorten, E.H., Mamisashvili, L., Eady, A., Tomlinson, G., Dennis, C-L., Koren, G., Steiner, M., Mousmanis, P., Cheung, A., & Ross, L.E. (2014). Prenatal exposure to antidepressants and persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn: systematic review and meta-analysis. British Medical Journal, 348, f6932. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor =17.2]
  44. Vigod, S., Kurdyak, P., Dennis, C-L., Gruneir, A., Newman, A., Seeman, M., Rochon, P., Anderson, G., Grigoriadis, S., & Ray, J. (2014). Maternal and newborn outcomes among women with schizophrenia: a retrospective population-based cohort study. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 121, 566-74. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor =3.76]
  45. Dennis, C-L. (2014). Psychosocial interventions for the treatment of perinatal depression. Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology, 28, 97-111. [impact factor = 2.50]
  46. Thorton, C., Schmied, V., Dennis, C-L., Bennett, B., & Dahlen, H., (2013). Maternal deaths in New South Wales Australia (2000-2006) from non-medical causes (suicide and trauma) in the first year following birth. BioMed Research International, 2013, 623743. [MA; contribution: data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.9]
  47. Dennis, C-L., & Dowswell, T. (2013). Interventions (other than pharmacological, psychosocial, or psychological) for treating antenatal depression. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Jul 31, 7, CD006795.[PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 6.2]
  48. Vigod, S., Tarasoff, L., Bryja, B., Dennis, C-L., Yudin, M., & Ross, L. (2013). Relation between place of residence and postpartum depression. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 185, 1129-35. [MA; contribution: conceptualization, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 8.2]
  49. Dahlen, H., Schmied, V., Dennis, C-L., & Thorton, C. (2013). Rates of obstetric intervention during birth and selected maternal and neonatal outcomes for low risk women born in Australia compared to those born overseas. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 100. [CA; contribution: data interpretation and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.83]
  50. Dennis, C-L., Vigod, S., & Coghlan, M. (2013). Can we identify mothers at-risk for postpartum anxiety in the immediate postpartum period using the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory? Journal of Affective Disorders, 150, 1217-20. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 3.50]
  51. Dennis, C-L, Brown, H., & Morrell, J. (2016) Interventions (other than psychosocial, psychological, and pharmacological) for preventing postpartum depression: Protocol. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
  52. Grigoriadis, S., VonderPorten, E.H., Mamisashvili, L., Eady, A., Tomlinson, G., Dennis, C-L., Koren, G., Steiner, M., Mousmanis, P., Cheung, A., & Ross, L.E. (2013). The effect of prenatal antidepressant exposure on neonatal adaptation: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 74, e309-20. [CA; contribution: design, data analysis, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 5.80]
  53. Grigoriadis, S., VonderPorten, E.H., Mamisashvili, L., Tomlinson, G., Dennis, C-L., Koren, G., Steiner, M., Mousmanis, P., Cheung, A., Radford, K., Martinovic, J., & Ross, L.E. (2013). The impact of maternal depression during pregnancy on perinatal outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 74, e321-41. [CA; contribution: design, data analysis, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 5.80]
  54. Grigoriadis, S., VonderPorten, E.H., Mamisashvili, L., Roerecke, M., Rehm, J., Dennis, C-L., Koren, G., Steiner, M., Mousmanis, P., Cheung, A., & Ross, L.E. (2013). Antidepressant exposure during pregnancy and congenital malformations: Is there an association? A meta-analysis of the best evidence. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 74, e293-308. [CA; contribution: design, data analysis, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 5.80]
  55. Dennis, C-L., & Dowswell, T. (2013). Psychosocial and psychological interventions for preventing postpartum depression. Cochrane Database Systematic Review, February 28, 2:CD0001134. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 6.2]
  56. Ross, L.E., Grigoriadis, S., Mamisashvili, L., VonderPorten, E., Roerecke, M., Rehm, J., Dennis, C-L., Koren, G., Steiner, M., Mousmanis, P., & Cheung, A. (2013). Selected pregnancy and delivery outcomes after exposure to antidepressant medication: A systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA Psychiatry, 70, 436-43. [MA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 12.03]
  57. Vigod, S.N., Kurdyak, P.A., Dennis, C-L., Leszcz, T., Taylor, V.H., Blumberger, D.M., & Seitz, D.P. (2013). Transitional interventions to reduce early psychiatric readmissions in adults: Systematic review. British Journal of Psychiatry, 202, 187-94. [MA; contribution: design and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 6.62]
  58. Dukhovny, D., Dennis, C-L., Hodnett, E., Weston, J., Stewart, D., Mao, W., & Zupancic, J.A. (2013). Prospective economic evaluation of a peer support intervention for prevention of postpartum depression among high-risk women in Ontario, Canada. American Journal of Perinatology, 30, 631-42. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.31]
  59. Dennis, C-L., Heaman, M., & Vigod, S. (2012). Epidemiology of postpartum depressive symptoms among Canadian women: Regional and national results from a cross-sectional survey. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 57, 537-46. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor =2.50]
  60. Logsdon, M.C., Tomasulo, R., Eckert, D., Beck, C. & Dennis, C-L. (2012). Identification of mothers at risk for postpartum depression by hospital-based perinatal nurses. MCN: American Journal of Maternal-Child Nursing, 37, 218-25; quiz 226-7. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, design, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 0.80]
  61. Letourneau, N.L., Dennis, C-L., Benzies, K., Duffett-Leger, L., Stewart, M., Tryphonopoulos, P.D., Este, D., & Watson, W. (2012). Postpartum depression is a family affair: Addressing the impact on mothers, fathers, and children. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 33, 445-57. [CA; contribution: conceptualization and drafting of manuscript; impact factor =1.22]
  62. Dennis-C-L. (in press). “Time for self” as a proactive strategy for the prevention of postpartum depression. Evidence-Based Nursing.
  63. Vigod, S.N., Seeman, M.V., Ray, J.G., Anderson, G.M., Dennis, C-L., Grigoriadis, S., Gruneir, A., Kurdyak, P.A., & Rochon, P.A. (2012). Temporal trends in general and age-specific fertility rates among women with schizophrenia (1996-2009): A population-based study in Ontario, Canada. Schizophrenia Research, 139, 169-175. [MA; contribution: conceptualization and drafting of manuscript; impact factor =4.37]
  64. Dennis, C-L. (2013). Peer support for postpartum depression: volunteers’ perceptions, recruitment strategies and training from a randomized controlled trial. Health Promotion International, 28, 187-196. [Epub ahead of print 2012 March 1] [impact factor = 1.74]
  65. Dennis, C-L., Ravitz, P., Grigoriadis, S., Jovellanos, M., Hodnett, E., Ross, L., Zupancic, J. (2012). The effectiveness of telephone-based interpersonal psychotherapy for the treatment of postpartum depression: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 13, 38. [PA; contribution: conceptualization, design, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor =2.08]
  66. Letourneau, N., Tryphonopoulos, P.D., Duffett-Leger, L., Stewart, M., Benzies, K., Dennis, C-L., & Joschko, J. (2012). Support intervention needs and preferences of fathers affected by postpartum depression. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 26, 69-80. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, design, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.0]
  67. Villegas, L., McKay, K., Dennis, C-L., & Ross, L.E. (2011). Postpartum depression among rural women from developed and developing countries: A systematic review. Journal of Rural Health, 27, 278-88. [MA; contribution: data analysis and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.41]
  68. Ross, L., Grigoriadis, S., Mamisashvili, L., Koren, G., Steiner, M., Dennis, C-L., Cheung, A., & Mousmanis, P. (2011). Quality assessment of observational studies in psychiatry: An example from perinatal psychiatric research. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 20, 224-34. [MA; contribution: design, data analysis, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.34]
  69. Ross, L., Villegas, L., Dennis, C-L., Bourgeault, I., Cairney, J., Grigoriadis, S., Steele, L., & Yudin, M. (2011). Rural residence and risk for perinatal depression: A Canadian pilot study. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 14, 175-85. [MA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor =1.81]
  70. Letourneau, N., Stewart, M., Dennis, C-L., Hegadoren, K., Duffett-Leger, L., & Watson, B. (2011). The effect of home-based peer support on maternal-infant interactions among women with postpartum depression: A randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 20, 345-57. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; ; impact factor = 1.43]
  71. Letourneau, N., Duffett-Leger, L., Dennis, C-L., Stewart, M., & Tryphanopoulos, P. (2011). Identifying the support needs of fathers affected by postpartum depression: A pilot study. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 18, 41-7. [MA; contribution: conceptualization and design; impact factor = 1.03]
  72. Ross, L., McQueen, K., Vigod, S., & Dennis, C-L. (2011). Risk for postpartum depression associated with assisted reproductive technologies and multiple births: A systematic review. Human Reproduction Update, 17, 96-106. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data extraction, data interpretation and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 7.59]
  73. 76. Doucet, S., Jones, I., Letourneau, N., Dennis, C-L., & Robertson-Blackmore, E. (2011). Interventions for the prevention and treatment of postpartum psychosis: A systematic review. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 14, 89-98. [Epub ahead of print 2010 Dec 3] [CA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 2.21]
  74. Morrell, CJ, Sutcliffe, P., Booth, A., Stevens, J., Scope, A., Stevenson, M., Harvey, R., Bessey, A., Cantrell, A., Dennis, C-L., Ren, S., Ragonesi, M., Barkham, M., Churchill, D., Henshaw, C., Newstead, J., Slade, P., Spiby, H., Stewart-Brown, S. (2016) A systematic review, evidence synthesis and meta-analysis of quantitative and qualitative studies evaluating the clinical effectiveness, the cost-effectiveness, safety and acceptability of interventions to prevent postnatal depression. Health Technology Assessment, volume 20, number 37 [CA; contribution: conceptualization, design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 5.03]
  75. Dennis, C-L. (2010). Postpartum depression peer support: Maternal perceptions from a randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 47, 560-8. [impact factor = 2.31]
  76. Vigod, S., Villegas, L., Dennis, C-L., & Ross, L. (2010). Prevalence and risk factors for postpartum depression among women with preterm and low birth weight infants: A systematic review. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 117, 540-50. [CA; contribution: conceptualization, data extraction, data interpretation and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 3.10]
  77. Doucet, S., Dennis, C-L., Letourneau, N., & Robertson-Blackmore, E. (2009). Differentiation and clinical implications of postpartum depression and postpartum psychosis. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing, 38, 269-79. [CA; contribution: data interpretation and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.0]
  78. Ross, L., & Dennis, C-L. (2009). The prevalence of postpartum depression among women with substance use, an abuse history, or chronic illness: A systematic review. Journal of Women’s Health, 18, 475-86. [CA; contribution: data interpretation and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.5]
  79. Dennis, C-L., Hodnett, E., Kenton, L., Weston, J., Zupancic, J., Stewart, D., & Kiss, A. (2009). The effect of peer support on prevention of postnatal depression among high-risk women: a multi-site randomized controlled trial. British Medical Journal, 338, a3064. [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 9.72]
  80. Dennis, C-L., & Kingston, D. (2008). A systematic review of telephone support for women during pregnancy and the early postpartum period. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing. 37, 301-14 [SA; contribution: conceptualization, design, acquisition of data, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = 1.0]
  81. Dennis, C-L., Fung, K., Grigoriadis, S., Robertson, G., Romans, S., & Ross, L. (2007). Traditional postpartum rituals: A qualitative systematic review. Women’s Health, 3, 487-502. [CA; contribution: design, data analysis, data interpretation, and drafting of manuscript; impact factor = N/A]


Manuscripts Under Review

  1. Dennis, C-L., & Vigod, S. (under review). The relationship between postpartum depression, substance abuse, and family violence.

Videos

  1. Marcé Society Prevention of Perinatal Depression Video.[link]
  2. Perinatal Mental Health Videos. I have participated in the development of perinatal mental health videos lead by Dr. Linda Rankin, the Director of Northern Ontario Postpartum Mood Disorder Strategy Project. This project was funded through grants from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. There are four new videos for phase II and I am profiled as an expert in three of the videos related to paternal depression, mother-infant attachment, and breastfeeding. [link]

Webinars

  1. Hospital for Sick Children, Infant Mental Health Program. 2014, 2015, 2106. Perinatal Depression: Impact on Children and Current Management Strategies for the Community Action Program for Children (CAPC) and the Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP) training [two programs financed by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC)]. Over 100 sites join by web from across Canada.