Journal of Prenatal & Perinatal Psychology & Health

Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health is a journal covering the field of prenatal and perinatal psychology and health. Since it was founded in 1986, it is printed quarterly by the Association for Pre- and Perinatal Psychology and Health.Subjects for Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health include: Psychology and Psychiatry; Medicine and Surgery.

Articles from Vol. 22, No. 1, Fall

A Journey of Love: The Influence of Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology on Parent-Child Bonding
ABSTRACT: The purpose of this qualitative, phenomenological study was to better understand parents' experiences of bonding with their babies in utero and after birth, and to discover the relevance of a prenatal and perinatal psychology (PPN) based bonding...
Editorial
In 1999, a new dream was born in the field of prenatal and perinatal psychology (PPN). The dreamer, Dr. Marti Glenn, had the vision and the commitment to our field to create a new graduate institute with the first doctoral degrees in prenatal and perinatal...
Prenatal and Perinatal Memories in Preverbal Children: Clinical Observations Using Videotape Examination
ABSTRACT: This research study examined the hypothesis that preverbal children are capable of implicitly and explicitly registering their prenatal and perinatal experiences and of subsequently communicating these experiences through their behavior. It...
The Alchemical Dance of Mother and Infant: A Blueprint for Co-Creative Dyadic Unity during the Prenatal and Perinatal Period
ABSTRACT: This theoretical dissertation considered the biological and psychological importance of the dance between mother and infant from conception through the bonding period. It proposed a unifying dance metaphor of pre- and perinatal motherinfant...