Updated Jul 31, 2018

Stepped Care Intervention for Postpartum Depression in Rural India

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Snapshot

Focus Areas:

Maternal Newborn and Child Health

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Implemented In:

India

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Innovation Description

Postpartum depression (PPD) is the leading cause of maternal morbidity and mortality and is a critical public health threat. In India, the estimated instances per year of postpartum depression is circa 26 million, out of which 90% of them never receive any professional treatment. Reportedly, 20,000 mothers commit suicide every year because of PPD, making them the largest demography in India to commit suicide.

Milestones

Mar 2018
Funds RaisedVERIFIED
$74,992
Date Unknown
New Country
India