Research Publications

Our Research Publications

  1. Buultjens, M., Murphy, G., Milgrom, J. & Poinen, D. (2016). Improving Conceptual Clarity of Antenatal Interventions: A Scoping Review. Journal of Family Medicine and Disease Prevention, 2:043.
  2. Fletcher, R., May, , Lambkin F-K., Gemmill, A., Cann, W., Nicolson, J., Rawlinson, C., Milgrom, J., Highet, N., Foureur, M., Bennett, E. & Skinner, G. (2016). SMS4dads: Providing information and support to new fathers through mobile phones – a pilot study, Advances in Mental Health: 1-11.
  3. Hamilton, K., Kavanagh, D., Connolly, J., Davis, L., Fisher, J., Halford, K., Hides, L., Milgrom, J., Rowe, H., Sanders, D., Scuffham, P.A., Tjondronegoro, D., Walsh, A., White, K.M. & Wittkowski, A. (2016). Baby Steps – an online program promoting the wellbeing of new mothers and fathers: a study protocol, JMIR Protocols, 5(3):e140.
  4. Milgrom, J., Danaher, B.G., Gemmill, A.W., Holt, C., Holt, C. J., Seeley, J.R., Tyler, M.S., Ross, J. & Ericksen, J. (2016). “Internet Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy for Women with Postnatal Depression: A Randomised Controlled Trial of MumMoodBooster”. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 18(3):e54.
  5. Skouteris, H., McPhie, S., Hill. B., McCabe, M., Milgrom, J., Kent, B., Bruce, L., Herring, S., Gale, J., Mihalopoulos, C., Shih, S., Teale, G, & Lachal, J. (2016). Health coaching to prevent excessive gestational weight gain: A randomised controlled trial. British Journal of Health Psychology, 21 (1):31-51.
  6. Martin, P.R., Aiello, R., Gibson, K., Meadows, G., Milgrom, J. & Reece, J. (2015). Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Comorbid Migraine and/or Tension-type Headache and Major Depressive Disorder: An Exploratory Randomized Controlled Trial. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 73:8-18.
  7. Coo, S., Milgrom, J., Kuppens, P., & Trinder, J. (2015). Perinatal distress, an appraisal perspective. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 33(2), 190-204.
  8. Milgrom, J., Gemmill, A.W., Ericksen, J., Burrows, G., Buist, A., & Reece, J. (2015). Treatment of Postnatal Depression with Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Sertraline and Combination Therapy: A Randomised Controlled Trial. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 49(3):236-45.
  9. Milgrom, J., Holt, C., Holt, C.J., Ross, J., Ericksen, J., & Gemmill, A. (2015). A Feasibility Study and Pilot Randomised Trial of an Antenatal Depression Treatment with Infant Follow-up. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 18(5):717-30.
  10. Milgrom, J., Sved-Williams, A., Ericksen, J. (2016). Impact of parental psychiatric illness on infant development. In Sutter-Dallay AL, Glangeaud-Freudenthal NMC, Guedeney A, Riecher-Rössler A Eds, Joint Perinatal Psychiatric Care for Parents and Infants. Switzerland: Springer International.
  11. Howard, L. M., Molyneaux, E., Dennis, C. L., Rochat, T., Stein, A., & Milgrom, J. (2014). Non-psychotic mental disorders in the perinatal period. The Lancet,384(9956), 1775-1788.
  12. Meijer, J. L., Beijers, C., Pampus, M. G., Verbeek, T., Stolk, R. P., Milgrom, J., … & Burger, H. (2014). Predictive accuracy of Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale assessment during pregnancy for the risk of developing postpartum depressive symptoms: a prospective cohort study. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 121(13), 1604-1610 http://dx.doi:10.1111/1471-0528.12759 *
  13. Coo, S., Milgrom, J., & Trinder, J. (2014). Pregnancy and Postnatal Dreams Reflect Changes Inherent to the Transition to Motherhood. Dreaming, 24(2), 125-137.http://psycnet.apa.org/doi/10.1037/a0036204
  14. Gemmill, A. W. (2014). The long gestation of screening programmes for perinatal depressive disorders. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 77, 242-243.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychores.2014.06.017 *
  15. Howard, L., Molyneaux, E., Dennis, C.-L., Rochat, T., Stein, A., & Milgrom, J. (2014). Perinatal Mental Health 1: Non-psychotic Mental Disorders in the Perinatal Period. Lancet, 384, 1775-1788.http://www.thelancet.com/series/perinatal-mental-health *
  16. Milgrom, J., Gemmill, A. W., Ericksen, J., Burrows, G., Buist, A., & Reece, J. (2015). Treatment of postnatal depression with cognitive behavioural therapy, sertraline and combination therapy: A randomised controlled trial.Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry, 49(3), 236-245.
  17. Milgrom, J., & Gemmill, A. W. (2014). Screening for perinatal depression. Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 28(1), 13-23.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2013.08.014
  18. Milgrom, J., & Holt, C. (2014). Early intervention to protect the mother-infant relationship following postnatal depression: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, 15, 385.http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-15-385 *
  19. Rallis, S., Skouteris, H., M., M., & Milgrom, J. (2014). The Transition to Motherhood: Towards a Broader Understanding of Perinatal Distress. Women and Birth, 27 68-71.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wombi.2013.12.004
  20. Rallis, S., Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., & Milgrom, J. (2014). A prospective examination of depression, anxiety and stress throughout pregnancy.Women and Birth, 27(4), e36-e42.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wombi.2014.08.002*
  21. Buultjens, M., Murphy, G., Robinson, P., & Milgrom, J. (2013a). The Range and Accessibility of Maternity Models of Care and Allied Health Service Delivery across Public Hospitals within Victoria, Australia. Journal of Nursing and Health Care, 1, 21-28.
  22. Buultjens, M., Murphy, G., Robinson, P., & Milgrom, J. (2013b). The perinatal period: A literature review from the biopsychosocial perspective. Clinical Nursing Studies, 1, 19-31.http://dx.doi.org/10.5430/cns.v1n3p19 *
  23. Danaher, B., Milgrom, J., Seeley, J., Stuart, S., Schembri, C., Tyler, M., Lewinsohn, P. (2013). MomMoodBooster Web-Based Intervention for Postpartum Depression: Feasibility Trial Results. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 15(11), e242.http://www.jmir.org/2013/11/e242/ *
  24. Gemmill, A. W., Worotniuk, T., Holt, C. J., Skouteris, H., & Milgrom, J. (2013). Maternal Psychological Factors and Controlled Child Feeding Practices in Relation to Child Body Mass Index. Childhood Obesity, 9(4).http://doi.dx.org/10.1089/chi.2012.0135 *
  25. Hill, B., Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Milgrom, J., Kent, B., Herring, S. J., L. & Gale, J. (2013). A Conceptual Model of Psychosocial Risk and Protective Factors for Excessive Gestational Weight Gain. Midwifery, 29, 110-114.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.midw.2011.12.001 *
  26. Milgrom, J., & Gemmill, A. W. (2013). Feasibility and efficacy of an internet treatment for postnatal depression utilising a behavioural activation approach. Commentary on O’Mahen, H.A. Woodford, J., Warren, F.C, Richards, D.A., Lynch, T.R. Taylor, R.S. Internet-based behavioural activation–treatment for postnatal depression (Netmums): a randomised controlled trial. Evidence Based Nursing.http://doi.dx.org/10.1136/eb-20W13o-m1e0n1’6s3h6e *
  27. Milgrom, J., Newnham, C., Martin, P. R., Anderson, P. J., Doyle, L. W., Hunt, R. W., Gemmill, A. W. (2013). Early communication in preterm infants following intervention in the NICU. Early Human Development, 89(9), 755-762.http://doi.dx.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2013.06.001 *
  28. Mulcare, H., Kashima, Y., Milgrom, J., Wheeler, G., Wirth, A., Bishop, M., & Schofield, P. (2013). Avoidant adjustment predicts lower information seeking in people with lung cancer. Psycho-oncology, 22(3), 540-547.http://doi.dex.org/10.1002/pon.3027 *
  29. Reilly, N., Harris, S., Loxton, D., Chojenta, C., Forder, P., Milgrom, J., & Austin, M.-P. (2013a). Disparities in reported psychosocial assessment across public and private maternity settings: a national survey of women in Australia. BMC Public Health, 13, 632.http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/13/632 *
  30. Reilly, N., Harris, S., Loxton, D., Chojenta, C., Forder, P., Milgrom, J., & Austin, M.-P. (2013b). Referral for Management of Emotional Health Issues During the Perinatal Period: Does Mental Health Assessment Make a Difference? Birth 40.http://doi.dx.org/10.1111/birt.12067 *
  31. Wee, K., Y., Pier, C., Milgrom, J., Richardson, B., Fisher, J., & Skourteris, H. (2013). Fathers’ Mental Health during the Ante- and Postnatal Periods: Knowledge, recommendations and interventions. British Journal of Midwifery, 21(5), 236-247.http://doi.dx.org/10.12968/bjom.2013.21.5.342
  32. Bei, B., Coo-Calcagni, S., Milgrom, J., & Trinder, J. (2012). Day-to-day alteration of 24-hour sleep pattern immediately before and after giving birth. Sleep and Biological Rhythms, 10, 212-221.http://doi.dx.org/10.1111/j.1479-8425.2012.00563.x *
  33. Buultjens, M., Robinson, P., & Milgrom, J. (2012). Online Resources for New Mothers: Opportunities and Challenges for Perinatal Health Professionals. The Journal of Perinatal Education, 21(2), 99-111.http://dx.doi.org/10.1891/1058-1243.21.2.99 *
  34. Coo-Calcagni, S., Bei, B., Milgrom, J., & Trinder, J. (2012). The relationship between sleep and mood in first-time and experienced mothers. Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 10(3), 167-169. *
  35. Danaher, B. G., Milgrom, J., Seeley, J. R., Stuart, S., Schembri, C., Tyler, M. S., Lewinsohn, P. (2012). Web-based Intervention for Postpartum Depression: Formative Research and Design of the MomMoodBooster Program. JMIR Research Protocols, 1(2), e13.http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/resprot.2329 *
  36. Demir, D., Skouteris, H., Dell’Aquila, D., Aksan, N., McCabe, M. P., Ricciardelli, L. A., Milgrom, J., & Baur, L. A. (2012). An observational approach to testing bi- directional parent-child interactions as influential to child eating and weight. . Early Child Development and Care, Special Issue on Parental Influences of Childhood Obesity, 182(8), 943-950.http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03004430.2012.678591
  37. McPhie, S., Skouteris, H., Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M., McCabe, M., Ricciardelli, L. A., Milgrom, J., Dell’Aquila , D. (2012). Maternal predictors of preschool child eating behaviours, food intake and body mass index: A prospective study. Early Child Development and Care, Special Issue on Parental Influences of Childhood Obesity, 182(8), 999-1014.http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03004430.2012.678595
  38. Milgrom, J., Skouteris, H., Worotniuk, T., Henwood, A., & Bruce, L. (2012). The Association between Ante- and Postnatal Depressive Symptoms and Obesity in Both Mother and Child: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Women’s Health Issues, 22(3), e319-328.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22341777
  39. Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Milgrom, J., Kent, B., Bruce, L., Mihalopoulos, C., Gale, J. (2012). Protocol for a randomised controlled trial of a specialised health coaching intervention to prevent excessive gestational weight gain and postpartum weight retention in women: the HIPP study. BMC Public Health, 12, 78.http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/12/78 *
  40. Forsyth, C., Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E. H., Paxton, S. J., & Milgrom, J. (2011). Men’s emotional responses to their partner’s pregnancy and their views on support and information received. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 51, 53-56.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21299509 *
  41. Fraser, J., Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Ricciardelli, L., Milgrom, J., & Baur, L. (2011). Paternal influences on childhood obesity: A systematic review of the literature. Fathering, 9(3), 252-267.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20492538
  42. Highet, N. J., Gemmill, A. W., & Milgrom, J. (2011). Depression in the perinatal period: awareness, attitudes and knowledge in the Australian population. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 45(223-231).http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21438748 *
  43. McPhie, S., Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Ricciardelli, L., Milgrom, J., Baur, L., Dell’Aquila, D. (2011). Maternal parental correlates of preschool child eating behaviours and body mass index: A cross-sectional study. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 6, 476-480.http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/17477166.2011.598937 *
  44. Milgrom, J., Holt, C., Gemmill, A., Ericksen, J., Leigh, B., Buist, A., & Schembri. (2011). Treating Postnatal Depressive Symptoms in Primary Care: A Randomised Controlled Trial of GP Management, with and without Adjunctive Counselling. BMC Psychiatry, 11(1), 95.http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-244X/11/95
  45. Milgrom, J., Mendelsohn, J., & Gemmill, A. W. (2011). Does postnatal depression screening work? Throwing out the bathwater, keeping the baby. Journal of Affective Disorders, 132(3), 301-310.http://dx.doi.org.ezp.lib.unimelb.edu.au/10.1016/j.jad.2010.09.031 *
  46. Milgrom, J., Schembri, C., Ericksen, J., Ross, J., & Gemmill, A. W. (2011). Towards parenthood: an antenatal intervention to reduce depression, anxiety and parenting difficulties. Journal of Affective Disorders, 130: 385-394http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2010.10.045 *
  47. Mitchell, J., Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Ricciardelli, L., Milgrom, J., Baur, L. A., Dwyer, G. (2011). Physical activity in preschool children: A systematic review of parental influences. Early Child Development & Care, 1-27, iFirst Article.
  48. Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Ricciardelli, L., Milgrom, J., Baur, L., Aksan, N., & Dell’Aquila, D. (2011a). Parent-child interactions and obesity prevention: a systematic review of the literature. Early Child Development and Care, Special Issue on Parental Influences of Childhood Obesity, 1-22, iFirst Article.http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03004430.2010.548606
  49. Wee, K. Y., Skouteris, H., Pier, C., Richardson, B., & Milgrom, J. (2011). Correlates of ante- and postnatal depression in fathers: a systematic review. Journal of Affective Disorders, 130(3), 358-377.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2010.06.019
  50. Bei, B., Milgrom, J., Ericksen, J., & Trinder, J. (2010). Subjective Perception of Sleep, but not its Objective Quality, is Associated with Mood Disturbances Immediately Postpartum in Healthy Women. Sleep, 33(4), 531-538.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20394323 *
  51. Bilszta, J., Ericksen, J., Buist, A., & Milgrom, J. (2010). Women’s experiences of postnatal depression – beliefs and attitudes as barriers to care. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, 27(3), 44-54.http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=909929185761432;res=IELHEA *
  52. Coulson, M., Skouteris, H., Milgrom, J., Noblet, A., & Dissanayake, C. (2010). Factors Influencing the Planning Undertaken by Women During Pregnancy for their Return to Work After Maternity Leave. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Organisational Psychology, 3, 1-12.http://www.aifs.gov.au/institute/pubs/fm2012/fm90/fm90c.html
  53. Kamysheva, E., Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E. H., Paxton, S. J., & Milgrom, J. (2010). A Prospective Investigation of the Relationships among Sleep Quality, Physical Symptoms and Depressive Symptoms during Pregnancy. Journal of Affective Disorders, 123, 317-320.http://dx.doi.org.ezp.lib.unimelb.edu.au/10.1016/j.jad.2009.09.015
  54. Milgrom, J., Newnham, C., Anderson, P. J., Doyle, L. W., Gemmill, A. W., Lee, K., Inder, T. (2010). Early sensitivity training for parents of preterm infants: impact on the developing brain. Pediatric Research, 67(3), 330-335.http://dx.doi.org/10.1203/PDR.0b013e3181cb8e2f *
  55. Skouteris, H., Hartley-Clark, L., McCabe, M., Milgrom, J., Kent, B., Herring, S., & Gale, J. (2010). Preventing excessive gestational weight gain: A systematic review of interventions. Obesity Reviews, 11, 757-768.http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-789X.2010.00806.x *
  56. Clark, A., Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E., Paxton, S., & Milgrom, J. (2009a). My baby body: A qualitative insight into women’s body-related experiences and mood during pregnancy and the postpartum. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 27, 330-345.http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02646830903190904
  57. Clark, A., Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E. H., Paxton, S. J., & Milgrom, J. (2009b). The Relationship between Depression and Body Dissatisfaction across Pregnancy and the Postpartum: A Prospective Study. Journal of Health Psychology, 14, 23-31.http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1359105308097940
  58. Milgrom, J., Ericksen, J., Leigh, B., Romeo, Y., Loughlin, E., & McCarthy, R. (2009). Towards Parenthood: Preparing for the changes and challenges of a new baby. Camberwell: ACER Press.
    http://towardsparenthood.org.au/
  59. Kamysheva, K., Wertheim, E., Skouteris, H., Paxton, S., & Milgrom, J. (2009). Frequency, Severity and Effect on Life of Physical Symptoms Experienced during Pregnancy. Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, 13, 497-509.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmwh.2008.08.003. *
  60. Moss, K. M., Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E. H., Paxton, S. J., Milgrom, J., Moss, K. M., Milgrom, J. (2009). Depressive and anxiety symptoms through late pregnancy and the first year post birth: an examination of prospective relationships. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 12(5), 345-349.http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00737-009-0086-1 *
  61. Newnham, C. A., Inder, T. E., & Milgrom, J. (2009). Measuring preterm cumulative stressors within the NICU: the Neonatal Infant Stressor Scale. Early Human Development, 85(9), 549-555.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2009.05.002*
  62. Newnham, C. A., Milgrom, J., & Skouteris, H. (2009). Effectiveness of a Modified Mother-Infant Transaction Program on Outcomes for Preterm Infants from 3 to 24 months of age. Infant Behavior & Development, 32(1), 17-26.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.infbeh.2008.09.004
  63. Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E., Germano, C., Paxton, S., & Milgrom, J. (2009). Assessing sleep during pregnancy: A study across two Time points examining the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index and associations with depressive symptoms. Women’s Health Issues, 19, 45-51.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.whi.2008.10.004*
  64. Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E. H., Rallis, S., Milgrom, J., & Paxton, S. J. (2009). Depression and anxiety through pregnancy and the early postpartum: An examination of prospective relationships. Journal of Affective Disorders, 113(3), 303-308.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2008.06.002
  65. Teoh, V., Sims, J., & Milgrom, J. (2009). Psychosocial Predictors of Quality of Life in a Sample of Community-Dwelling Stroke Survivors: A Longitudinal Study. Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation, 16(2), 157-166.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1310/tsr1602-157.
  66. Bilszta, J. L., Tang, M., Meyer, D., Milgrom, J., Ericksen, J., Buist, A. E., Buist, A. E. (2008). Single motherhood versus poor partner relationship: outcomes for antenatal mental health. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 42(1), 56-65.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00048670701732731
  67. Buist, A. E., Austin, M.-P. V., Hayes, B. A., Speelman, C., Bilszta, J. L. C., Gemmill, A. W., Milgrom, J. (2008). Postnatal mental health of women giving birth in Australia 2002-2004: findings from the beyondblue National Postnatal Depression Program. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 42(1), 66-73.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00048670701732749
  68. Kamysheva, E., Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E. H., Paxton, S. J., & Milgrom, J. (2008). Examination of a Multi-Factorial Model of Body-Related Experiences During Pregnancy: The Relationship among Physical Symptoms, Sleep Quality, Depression, Self-Esteem and Negative Body Attitudes. Body Image. An International Journal of Research, 5(2), 152-163.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bodyim.2007.12.005
  69. Leigh, B., & Milgrom, J. (2008). Risk factors for antenatal depression, postnatal depression and parenting stress. BMC Psychiatry, 8.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-244x-8-24*
  70. Milgrom, J., Gemmill, A. W., Bilszta, J. L., Hayes, B., Barnett, B., Brooks, J., Buist, A. (2008). Antenatal risk factors for postnatal depression: a large prospective study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 108, 147-157.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2007.10.014*
  71. Skouteris, H., Germano, C., Wertheim, E. H., Paxton, S. J., & Milgrom, J. (2008). Sleep quality and depression during pregnancy: a prospective study. Journal of Sleep Research, 17(2), 217-220.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2869.2008.00655.x
  72. Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E. H., Rallis, S., Paxton, S. J., Kelly, L., & Milgrom, J. (2008). Use of Complimentary and Alternative Medicines by a Sample of Australian Women During Pregnancy. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 48, 384-390.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2008.00865.x*
  73. Zammit, S. L., Skouteris, H., Wertheim, E. H., Paxton, S. J., & Milgrom, J. (2008). Pregnant Women’s Alcohol Consumption: The Predictive Utility of Intention to Drink and Pre-Pregnancy Drinking Behaviour. Journal of Women’s Health, 17(9), 1513-1522.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2007.0595*
  74. Buist, A., Ellwood, D., Brooks, J., Milgrom, J., Hayes, B. A., Sved-Williams, A., Bilszta, J. (2007). National program for depression associated with childbirth: the Australian experience. Best Practice & Research in Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 21(2), 193-206.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2006.11.003*
  75. Buist, A., Hayes, B., Milgrom, J., Barnett, B., Buist, A., Hayes, B., Barnett, B. (2007). Not all questions can be answered. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(3), 288.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-842X.2007.00065.x
  76. Buist, A., Speelman, C., Hayes, B., Reay, R., Milgrom, J., Meyer, D., & Condon, J. (2007). Impact of education on women with perinatal depression. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 28(1), 49-54.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01674820601143187
  77. Leigh, B., Milgrom, J., Leigh, B., & Milgrom, J. (2007). Acceptability of antenatal screening for depression in routine antenatal care. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, 24(3), 14-18.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17518160 *
  78. Buist, A., Bilszta, J., Milgrom, J., Barnett, B., Hayes, B., & Austin, M. P. (2006). Health professional’s knowledge and awareness of perinatal depression: results of a national survey. Women & Birth: Journal of the Australian College of Midwives, 19(1), 11-16.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wombi.2005.12.001*
  79. Buist, A., Condon, J., Brooks, J., Speelman, C., Milgrom, J., Hayes, B., Bilszta, J. (2006). Acceptability of routine screening for postnatal depression: An Australia-wide study. J Affect Disorders, 93, 233 – 237.http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165032706000966
  80. Gemmill, A. W., Leigh, B., Ericksen, J., & Milgrom, J. (2006). A survey of the clinical acceptability of screening for postnatal depression in depressed and non-depressed women. BMC Public Health, 6, 211.http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-6-211 *
  81. Milgrom, J., & Burrows, G. D. (2006). Assessing and Managing Social Anxiety Disorder. Medicine Today, 7(5), 50-57.http://www.medicinetoday.com.au/2006/may/article/assessing-and-managing-social-anxiety-disorder#.VG1ayDSUc3k
  82. Milgrom, J., Ericksen, J., McCarthy, R., & Gemmill, A. (2006). Stressful impact of depression on early mother-infant relations. Stress and Health, 22(4), 229-238.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smi.1101*
  83. Buist, A., Bilszta, J., Barnett, B., Milgrom, J., Ericksen, J., Condon, J., Brooks, J. (2005). Recognition and management of perinatal depression in general practice–a survey of GPs and postnatal women. Australian Family Physician, 34(9), 787-790.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16184215
  84. Milgrom, J., Ericksen, J., Negri, L., & Gemmill, A. (2005). Screening for postnatal depression in routine primary care: Properties of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale in an Australian sample. ANZJ Psychiatry, 39, 833 – 839.http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1614.2005.01660.x*
  85. Milgrom, J., Negri, L. M., Gemmill, A. W., McNeil, M., & Martin, P. R. (2005). A randomised controlled trial of psychological interventions for postnatal depression. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 44(4), 529-542.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16368032
  86. Bosanac, P., Buist, A., Milgrom, J., & Burrows, G. (2004). General Issues in Research in Motherhood and Schizophrenic Illness: A Pilot Study. Stress and Health, 20(1), 43-44.http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smi.991
  87. Buist, A., Morse, C. A., Durkin, S., & Milgrom, J. (2004). Metropolitan Regional Differences in Primary Health Care of Postnatal Depression. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, 21(3), 20-27.http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=404863867302324;res=IELHEA *
  88. Ericksen, J., Bliszta, J. L. C., Buist, A. E., Milgrom, J., Barnett, B., Condon, J., Pope, S. (2004). The National Postnatal Depression Program, Enhancing the quality of GP & perinatal service partnerships. Infant Mental Health Journal, 24 (Supplement 6A), 357.
  89. Milgrom, J., & Meitz, A. (2004). Quality of Infant Experience in Day Care. Journal of Australian Research in Early Childhood Education, 11(2), 39-50.
  90. Milgrom, J., Westley, D. & Gemmill, A.W. (2004). The mediating role of maternal responsiveness in some longer-term effects of postnatal depression on infant development. Infant Behavior & Development, 27, 443-454.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.infbeh.2004.03.003 *
  91. Morse, C., Durkin, S., Buist, A., Milgrom, J., Morse, C., Durkin, S., Milgrom, J. (2004). Improving the postnatal outcomes of new mothers. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 45(5), 465-474.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2648.2003.02927.x*
  92. Milgrom, J., & Beatrice, G. (2003). Coping with the stress of motherhood: cognitive and defence style of women with postnatal depression. Stress and Health, 19, 281-287.http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smi.986
  93. Milgrom, J., Ericksen, J., Loughlin, E. E., Martin, P. R., Negri, L. M., & McCarthy, R. M. (2003a). A Workshop on Interventions following Postnatal Depression targeting both Maternal Mood and the Mother-Infant Interaction. Proceedings of The Marcé Society 2002 International Biennial Scientific Meeting. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 6(Suppl 2), s108.
  94. Milgrom, J., Ericksen, J. M., Loughlin, E. E., Martin, P. R., Negri, L. M., & McCarthy, R. M. (2003b). A Workshop on Interventions following Postnatal Depression targeting both Maternal Mood and the Mother-Infant Interaction. Proceedings of The Marcé Society 2002 International Biennial Scientific Meeting. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 6(Suppl 2), s108.
  95. Milgrom, J., & Westley, D. T. (2003). Postnatal Depression and Child Development – Is the Early Mother-Infant Interaction a Mediating Factor? Proceedings of The Marcé Society 2002 International Biennial Scientific Meeting. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 6(Suppl 2), s95.
  96. Buist, A., Barnett, B. E. W., Milgrom, J., Pope, S., Condon, J. T., Ellwood, D. A., Hayes, B. (2002). To screen or not to screen – that is the question in perinatal depression. Medical Journal of Australia, 177(suppl.), s101-105.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12358566
  97. Milgrom, J. (2001). Dépistage et traitement de la dépression postnatale (DPN). une approche cognitivo- comportementale. Devenir, 13(3), 27-50.http://www.cairn.info/revue-devenir-2001-3-p-27.htm
  98. Buist, A. E., Milgrom, J., Morse, C., Durkin, S., & Rolls, C. (2000). Integrating services in the recognition and management of postpartum depression. Australian Journal of Primary Health Interchange, 6, 74-79.http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/PY00037.html
  99. Milgrom, J. (2000). A Review: Parents of Premature Infants – Their Emotional World. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health.
  100. Milgrom, J., De Paola, C., & Ericksen, J. (2000). A review: the Neurodevelopmental impact of childhood abuse and post traumatic stress disorders. Australian Association for Infant Mental Health Newsletter
  101. Mohr, C., Milgrom, J., Griffiths, M., & Nomikoudis, K. (1999). Breaking the bad news: dilemmas in shared decision-making in medical practice. Australian Psychologist, 34(1), 1-4.http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00050069908257424

Our Publications in Open Access Journals

Below are PIRI’s research publications that are available in PDF to download:

Milgrom, J., & Holt, C. (2014). Early intervention to protect the mother-infant relationship following postnatal depression: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, 15, 385. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-15-385. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4195961/pdf/13063_2014_Article_2253.pdf

Danaher, B., Milgrom, J., Seeley, J., Stuart, S., Schembri, C., Tyler, M., . . . Lewinsohn, P. (2013). MomMoodBooster Web-Based Intervention for Postpartum Depression: Feasibility Trial Results. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 15(11), e242. http://www.jmir.org/2013/11/e242/

Reilly, N., Harris, S., Loxton, D., Chojenta, C., Forder, P., Milgrom, J., & Austin, M.-P. (2013a). Disparities in reported psychosocial assessment across public and private maternity settings: a national survey of women in Australia. BMC Public Health, 13, 632. http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/13/632

Danaher, B. G., Milgrom, J., Seeley, J. R., Stuart, S., Schembri, C., Tyler, M. S., . . . Lewinsohn, P. (2012). Web-based Intervention for Postpartum Depression: Formative Research and Design of the MomMoodBooster Program. JMIR Research Protocols, 1(2), e13. http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/resprot.2329

Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Milgrom, J., Kent, B., Bruce, L., Mihalopoulos, C., . . . Gale, J. (2012). Protocol for a randomised controlled trial of a specialised health coaching intervention to prevent excessive gestational weight gain and postpartum weight retention in women: the HIPP study. BMC Public Health, 12, 78. http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/12/78

Milgrom, J., Holt, C., Gemmill, A., Ericksen, J., Leigh, B., Buist, A., & Schembri. (2011). Treating Postnatal Depressive Symptoms in Primary Care: A Randomised Controlled Trial of GP Management, with and without Adjunctive Counselling. BMC Psychiatry, 11(1), 95. http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-244X/11/95

Leigh, B., & Milgrom, J. (2008). Risk factors for antenatal depression, postnatal depression and parenting stress. BMC Psychiatry, 8. http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-244X-8-24.pdf