This module addresses the impact of domestic violence on perinatal health outcomes. The module makes the connection between pregnancy and domestic violence including associated risk behaviors around the time of pregnancy that are associated with poor birth outcomes, low birth weight, interference with breastfeeding and postpartum depression.

Learning Objectives:

  1. List three effects of domestic violence on women’s risk behaviors during pregnancy
  2. List two effects of domestic violence on birth outcomes
  3. Describe the connection between domestic violence and breastfeeding

Format: Online    Time: 35 minutes

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