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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about perinatal anxiety and depression among women in racial and ethnic minorities.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the incidence of anxiety and depression among minority pregnant women as well as the outcomes for the women and their infants.
  2. Evaluate the various methods of screening pregnant women for depression and anxiety, and the interventions for addressing these mental health issues in this population.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: MCN0520A
Published: May/Jun 2020
Expires: 6/3/2022
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Susan Gennaro, PhD, RN, FAAN; Caitlin O'Connor, MSN, RN, CPNP; Elizabeth Anne McKay, MEd, BSN, RN; Anne Gibeau, PhD, CNM; Melanie Aviles, BS; Jacqueline Hoying, PhD, RN; Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, PhD, RN, APRN-CNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN