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Further reading and resources
Action on Postpartum Psychosis Peer Support Network. Accessed at
Early Interventions Foundation Guidebook. Accessed at https://guidebook.eif.org.uk
McAllister-Williams RH, Baldwin DS, Cantwell R et al (2017) British Association for Psychopharmacology consensus guidance on the use of psychotropic medication preconception, in pregnancy and postpartum 2017. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 1-34.
Scottish Government (2018) Delivering for today, investing for tomorrow: the Government’s programme for Scotland 2018-2019. Accessed at https://www.gov.scot/publications/delivering-today-investing-tomorrow-governments-programme-scotland-2018-19/