Attachment and Depression Across the Transition to Parenthood

Jeff Simpson, W. Steven Rholes, Sandra Shallcross

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Couples and Family Relationships
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9781444334500
StatePublished - Apr 23 2012


  • Anxiety and depressive symptoms
  • Attachment and depression
  • Attachment and depressive symptoms
  • Attachment theory
  • Changes in marital functioning
  • Effective intervention programs
  • Life-altering events
  • Model of women's prenatal attachment anxiety
  • Most stressful
  • Perceptions of partner support
  • Personal well-being
  • Stabilizing "at-risk" relationships
  • The happiest
  • Transition to parenthood

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