Maternal Mental Illness

11m of CPD
Treasure McGuire
04 May 2017

A frank look at the rates of maternal mental illness paints an interesting picture: never before have rates of mental illness in pregnant women been so high. But there are options. While some medications have been shown to cause detrimental effects to the unborn foetus, newer medications on the market can be taken safely during pregnancy. Join Dr Treasure McGuire as she explores what is, and what is not, OK.


Treasure McGuire


Dr Treasure McGuire is a medicines information pharmacist, pharmacologist, educator, and researcher. As assistant director of pharmacy, Mater Health Services, she manages their academic practice unit. She is also a senior conjoint lecturer in the School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland and associate professor of pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine, Bond University, where she lectures on complementary medicines, reproductive health, medication safety, and communicable diseases. In recognition of her services to medicines information, she received the Lilly International Fellowship in Hospital Pharmacy and the Bowl of Hygeia of the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia.


carin newman20 Jun 2018
Well taught

carin newman19 Jun 2018
Interesting info.

Marcelle White26 May 2018
Short session would like more info

Anne Kinghorn21 May 2018
Good info

Judy Applegarth06 May 2018

Wilhelmina Hobbs01 May 2018
Informative, useful information in a Paediatric Unit. Well presented.

Bethany Heazlewood30 Apr 2018
Good information, well presented.

Hayley Mackay28 Apr 2018
Good info

Devika Nandanimala24 Apr 2018
Good information

Katrina Johnson20 Apr 2018
Great snapshot and overview.

Maree Findlay12 Apr 2018
This was a well presented topic.

JuliE Mckay08 Apr 2018
Very well printed

Meghan Charleson20 Mar 2018
Quick and informative presentation

Lei Zhang17 Mar 2018
good presentation

Melinda Meyer04 Mar 2018
Good little snippet on maternal mental illness

Nicholas Stewart Cleave03 Mar 2018
A good brief summary of MH Issues and pregnancy

stacey begg28 Feb 2018

Caroline Gray23 Feb 2018
Useful and easy to understand

Maureen Huggins22 Feb 2018
Good Overview of mental health issues and treatment in pregnancy

denise tipping14 Feb 2018
very informative

Christine Hulands08 Feb 2018
Interesting & informative presentation.

Suzanne Hook08 Feb 2018
An interesting topic

Norest Mashonganyika23 Dec 2017
well presented material

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