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Table 5 Mental health at admission and at follow up (n = 103 + )

From: Admission to day stay early parenting program is associated with improvements in mental health and infant behaviour: A prospective cohort study

Measure Admission (T1) Follow-up (T2) Difference (T2-T1)
  N* Mean (95%CI) N Mean (95%CI) N Mean (95%CI)
EPDS score** 101 8.7(8.1; 9.7) 103 5.0(4.3; 5.7) 101 −3.7(−4.5; -2.9)
Kessler 6 score** 102 11.4(10.9;12.2) 103 9.8(9.3; 10.4) 102 −1.5(−2.1; -.8)
  1. * N: Valid responses.
  2. +participants who completed baseline and follow-up assessments; *some missing data.
  3. **Kessler 6: Cronbach α = 0.733; EPDS: α = 0.799.