Postpartum Depression Survey - Do You Have the "Baby Blues?"
Instructions: Please choose the answer that best describes how you have felt over the past seven days, not just how you are feeling today.
Postpartum Depression Survey Scoring: If your total score is 10 or higher, or if you answered Yes, quite often, Sometimes, or Hardly ever on question #10, please call your doctor or our Mental Health and Substance Abuse department at the number listed on the back of your health plan ID card to discuss your answers.
Sources: Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS). Cox, J.L., Holden, J.M., and Sagovsky, R. 1987. Detection of postnatal depression: Development of the 10-item Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale. British Journal of Psychiatry 150:782-786; and K. L. Wisner, B. L. Parry, C. M. Piontek, Postpartum Depression N Engl J Med vol. 347, No 3, July 18, 2002, 194-199.