Relationships Between Intrapartum Doula (Non-Medical) Support and Postpartum Mental Health [2]

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Results of short version of Postpartum Depression Screening Scale (PDSS) by Cheryl Beck, which was lisenced and used in survey; contact Western Psychological Services for exact language of this proprietary screening tool.
Note: Material from the PDSS Short Form copyright © 2002 by Western Psychological Services. Translation conducted for authorized use in specific scholarly application by R. Kishi under limited-use license from the publisher, Western Psychological Services, 12031 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90025-1251, U.S.A. All rights reserved. No additional reproduction may be made, whether in whole or in part, without the prior, written authorization of Western Psychological Services (rights@wpspublish.com).

 



Relationships with Dimensions of Non-Medical Support Received during Childbirth

53. Did you receive the following support sufficiently from someone while you were in labor or giving birth?
陣痛・出産の時、あなたが周りの人々から受けた以下のサポートはいかがでしたか?



a. Experienced Sleep Disturbance

1) Clearly Explained

2) Encouraged

3) Praised
 
4) Accompanied

5) Touched

6) Chores Taken Care of

7) Feelings Understood

8) Stood by/Advocated 

Total Score for Intrapartum Doula (Non-Medical) Support



b. Felt Anxious About baby

1) Clearly Explained

2) Encouraged

3) Praised

4) Accompanied

5) Touched

6) Chores Taken Care of

7) Feelings Understood

8) Stood by/Advocated 

Total Score for Intrapartum Doula (Non-Medical) Support



c. Had Shifted Emotions/Emotional Lability


1) Clearly Explained

2) Encouraged

3) Praised
 
4) Accompanied

5) Touched

6) Chores Taken Care of

7) Feelings Understood

8) Stood by/Advocated 

Total Score for Intrapartum Doula (Non-Medical) Support



d. Had Mental Confusion


1) Clearly Explained

2) Encouraged

3) Praised
 
4) Accompanied

5) Touched

6) Chores Taken Care of

7) Feelings Understood

8) Stood by/Advocated 

Total Score for Intrapartum Doula (Non-Medical) Support



e. Experience Loss of Sense of Self


1) Clearly Explained

2) Encouraged

3) Praised

4) Accompanied

5) Touched

6) Chores Taken Care of

7) Feelings Understood

8) Stood by/Advocated 

Total Score for Intrapartum Doula (Non-Medical) Support



f. Felt Guilty About Mothering Behavior


1) Clearly Explained

2) Encouraged

3) Praised

4) Accompanied

5) Touched

6) Chores Taken Care of

7) Feelings Understood

8) Stood by/Advocated 

Total Score for Intrapartum Doula (Non-Medical) Support



g. Had Suicidal Thoughts

1) Clearly Explained

2) Encouraged

3) Praised

4) Accompanied

5) Touched

6) Chores Taken Care of

7) Feelings Understood

8) Stood by/Advocated 

Total Score for Intrapartum Doula (Non-Medical) Support