Selected Publications

  • Muñoz, R. F., Le, H.N., Barrera, A. Z., & Pineda, B. S. (2021 online). Leading the charge toward a world without depression: Perinatal depression can be prevented. Archives of Women's Mental Health.
  • Lane, A. Jr., Gavins, A., Watson. A., Domitrovich, C.E., Oruh, C. M., Morris, C., Sherwood. C., Sharp, D. N., Charlot-Swilley, D., Coates, E. E., Mathis, E., Avent, G., Robertson. H., Le, H. N., Williams, J. C., Hawkins, J., Patterson, J., Ouyanh, J. X., Hartz, K. A., Beers, L. S., Cole, L., Biel, M. G., Bodrick, N. I., Bravo, N., Baylor, R. S., Arbit, R., Zuskov, S. F., Hoffamn, S. B., McPherson, S. K. L., Singh, S., Greer, S. E., Banks-Mackey, S. N., Caleb, S., Thomas, S., Brent, T., & Spencer, T. (2021). Advancing anti-racism in community-based research practices in early childhood and family mental health. Journal of American Academic and Child Adolescent Psychiatry. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Soto-Balbuena, C., Rodríguez-Muñoz, M. F., & Le, H. N. (2021). Validation of the Generalized Anxiety Disorder Screener (GAD-7) in Spanish pregnant women. Psichothema, 33(1), 164-170. doi: 10.7334/psicothema2020.167 
  • Barrera, A.Z., Moh, Y.S., Nichols, A., & Le, H.N. (2020). The factor reliability and convergent validity of the Patient Health Questionnaire-4 among an international sample of pregnant women., Journal of women's health (2002), 10.1089/jwh.2020.8320. Advance online publication.
  • Zea, M. C., Barnett., del Río-González, A. M., Parchem, B., Pinho, V., Le, H. N., & Poppen, P. J. (2021). Experiences of violence and mental health outcomes among Colombian cisgender men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. online first.
  • Edwards, L., Le, H. N., & Garnier-Villarreal, M. (2021 online). A systematic review and meta-analysis of risk factors for postpartum depression among Latinas. Materal and Child Health Journal.
  • Rodríguez-Muñoz, M.F., Ruiz-Segovia, N., Soto-Balbuena, C., Le, H.N., Olivares-Crespo, M.E., & Izquierdo-Méndez, N. (2020). The psychometric properties of the Patient Health Questionnaire-4 for pregnant women. The International Journal of Environemntal Research and Public Health, 17, 7583.
  • Glickman, C., Le, H. N., Arbit, R., Danielson, A., Patchen, L., Fries, M., Scott, R. K., Biel, M.G. (2020). Black women's preferences for embedding mental health services in an obstetrics setting. Journal of Maternal and Child Health, 5(4), 352-364. 
  • Pinho, V., McKinnon, K., Cournos, F., Pala, A. N., Zea, M.C., Le, H. N., Mattos, P. E., Pinto, D., Mann, C. G., & Wainberg, M.L. (2020 online). The impact of psychiatric symptoms on condom self-efficacy among people with serious mental illness. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal.
  • Le, H. N., Perry, D. F., Villamil Grest, C., Genovez, M., Lieberman, K., Ortiz-Hernandez, S., & Serafini, C. (2020 online). A mixed methods evaluation of an intervention to prevent perinatal depression among Latina immigrants. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology. doi: 10.1080/02646838.2020.1733504 
  • Tandon, S. D., Leis, J., Ward, E., *Snyder, H., Mendelson, T.,  Perry, D. F., Carter, M. M., Hamil, J. L., & Le, H.N. (2018). Adaptation of an evidence-based postpartum depression intervention: Feasibility and acceptability of Mothers and Babies 1-on-1. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 18,93.
  • Le, H. N., Hipolito, M. M. S., Lambert, S., Terrell-Hamilton, F., Rai, N., McLean, C. K., Kapetanovic, S., & Nwulia, E. A.(2016). Culturally sensitive approaches to identification and treatment of depression among HIV infected African American adults: A qualitative study of primary care providers’ perspectives. Journal of Depression and Anxiety, 5(2), 1-7.
  • Le, H. N., Perry, D. F., Mendelson, T., Tandon, S. D., & Muñoz, R. F. (2015). Preventing perinatal depression in high risk women: Moving the Mothers and Babies Course from clinical trials to community implementation.  Maternal and Child Health Journal, 19, 2102-2110.
  • Perry, D. F., Le, H. N., Villamil, C., Yengo, J., & Boateng, A. O. (2015).  Policy and practice: integrating perinatal depression screening into WIC at federally qualified health center.  Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action, 9(2), 253-259.
  • Lieberman, K., Le, H. N., & Perry, D. F. (2014). A systematic review of perinatal depression interventions for adolescent mothers.  Journal of Adolescence, 37, 1227-1235.
  • Le, H. N., Perry, D. F., Genovez, M., & Cardeli, E. (2013). In their own voices: Latinas’ experiences with a randomized controlled trial to prevent perinatal depression. Qualitative Health Research, 23(6), 834-846.

Selected Presentations

  • Le, H. N., Hembling, J., Kapiyo, M., McEwan, E., Nyanza, E., Jahanpour, O., & Senefeld, S. (2018, October).  Preventing Maternal Depression and Promoting Early Childhood Development in Tanzania. Presentation at the biannual Global Consortium for Depression Prevention.  Mallorca, Spain.
  • Le, H. N., Hembling, J., McEwan, E., & Kapiyo, M. (2018, June). Addressing Maternal Mental Health to Promote Early Childhood Development in Kenya and Tanzania.  Paper presented at the Global Health Practitioner Conference. Bethesda, MD.
  • Le, H. N., Danielson, A., Dhaliwal, S. S., Robertson, H. A., Arbit, R., & Scott, R. K. (2017, November).  Assessing the feasibility of integrating mental health care in an obstetrics setting.  In S. S. Dhaliwal and H. N. Le (Chairs), Increasing early identification of and access to perinatal behavioral health care in Washington DC.  Symposium presented at the Perinatal Mental Health Conference, Chicago, IL.
  • Le, H. N., Marcos, R., Rodríguez-Muñoz, M.F., Lara, M. A., & Navarette, L. (2017, November).  A cross-cultural analysis of the prevalence and risk factors in prenatal depression in Mexico and Spain.  Poster presented at the biannual meeting of the Perinatal Mental Health Conference, Chicago, IL.
  • Le, H. N., Rodríguez-Muñoz, M.F., Crespo, M.E., & Soto, C. (October, 2016).  Preventing perinatal depression in Spain: Lessons learned from an international US-Spain collaboration. In L. M. Edwards (Chair), Emerging Topics in Research about Perinatal Mental Health among Latinas. Symposium presented at the 7th biannual meeting of the National Latina/o Psychological Association, Orlando, FL. 
  • Le, H. N., Perry, D. F., & Yengo, J. (September, 2014).  Preventing perinatal depression in low-income Latinas: Lessons learned from a decade of academic and community partnerships.  Symposium presented at the Avance Center's FIrst Annual Latino Health Disparities Conference. Washington, DC.
  • Sears, S., Keller, K., P., & Le, H.N. (2020, October). Pregnancy outcomes in pregnant women with positive screens for depression or anxiety at 28 weeks. Poster presented at the International Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health Virtual Conference.

Selected Student Presentations and Presentations

  • Julian, M., Le, H.N., Hobel, C.J., Coussons-Read, M., Dunkel Schetter, C. (2021). The moderating role of resilience resources in the association between stressful life events and symptoms of postpartum depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 293, 261-267.  
  • Julian, M., Le, H.N., Hobel, C.J., Coussons-Read, M., Dunkel Schetter, C. (2020, October). Mastery Moderates the Association between Stressful Life Events and Postpartum Depression. Poster presented at the International Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health Biennial. Meeting, Iowa City, Iowa (Held online).
  • Rabemananjara, K.M., McEwan, E., Hembling, J., Kapiyo., M., Fungo., Le, H.N. (2020, October). The Cultural Adaptation Process of the Mothers and Babies Course in Tanzania and Kenya. Poster presented at the International Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health Virtual Conference. 
  • Julian. M., Irwin. J.L., Le, H.N., C.J., Coussons-Read, M.E., & Dunkel Schetter, C. (2019, October) Resilience Resources are Associated with Fewer Symptoms of Postpartum Depression. Poster presented at the Marcé of North America Perinatal Mental Health (MONA) Conference, Chapel Hill, NC. 
  • Julian. M., Irwin. J.L., Le, H.N., C.J., Coussons-Read, M.E., & Dunkel Schetter, C. (2019, May) Resilience Resources are Associated with Lower Levels of Depressive and Anxiety Symptoms Throughout Pregnancy and Postpartum. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Association for Psychological Science (APS), Washington, DC.   
  • Le, H.N., Rabemananjara, K.M., Goyal, D. (in press). Cognitive Behavioral Interventions for Mental Health Conditions among Women in Sub-Saharan Africa. Handbook of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy by Disorder. Elsevier.