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Mental health and wellbeing during the transition to fatherhood: a systematic review of first time fathers’ experiences published today

This systematic review was undertaken as part of the New Dad Study. It collates all existing research on first-time fathers mental health and wellbeing, and makes recommendations for practice. You can access the full paper here: https://journals.lww.

Recruitment for Study 2 has now begun

If are about to become a father for the first-time and live in the London Boroughs of Brent, Ealing, Harrow, Lambeth or Southwark then you may be eligible to take part. If you are interested please see the ‘Participate’ page or contact Sharin Baldwin

Data Collection for Study 1 has now been completed

All interviews have now been completed for study 1. In total 21 fathers have been interviewed over the past six months. A big THANK YOU to all the men that participated in this study. Once the data has been analysed the findings will be shared here.

Recruitment for Study 1 has now started

Recruitment for study has now started so if you are interested in taking part please contact Sharin Baldwin via email: sharin.baldwin@kcl.ac.uk or telephone 07956 581635.

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NEST carries out qualitative systematic review

As part of this research project we are currently carrying out a qualitative systematic review, which will summarise the existing evidence around what is already known about fathers’ experiences and needs during their transition to fatherhood in…

London - Fulham Research Ethics Committee approves NEST

All research in the NHS is looked at by an independent group of people, called a Research Ethics Committee, to protect your interests. This study was reviewed and given favourable opinion by London - Fulham Research Ethics Committee on…

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