Sheehan David Fisher

  • 87 Citations

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Research Interests

Dr. Fisher’s research and clinical interests focus on father’s mental health during the perinatal period and their impact on the family dynamic and child outcomes. His research examines the hormonal and socio-environmental factors that contribute to the etiology of postpartum depression in fathers and mothers. In turn, the impact of paternal and maternal postpartum depression on parenting behaviors and infant/child outcomes is investigated. Dr. Fisher’s clinical work specializes in behavioral therapies for fathers and couples during the perinatal period.

Training Experience

2012Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Iowa

… → 2012

Research interests

  • Adolescent Health
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Clinical Research
  • Depression
  • Men's Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychotherapy
  • Women's Health / Women's Reproductive Health

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  • Research Output

    • 87 Citations
    • 7 Article
    • 2 Editorial
    • 2 Review article
    • 1 Chapter

    Development and validation of a father involvement in health measure

    Garfield, C. F., Fisher, S. D., Barretto, D., Rutsohn, J. & Isacco, A., Jan 2019, In : Psychology of Men and Masculinity. 20, 1, p. 148-160 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations
  • 2 Scopus citations

    Validity of the WHIPLASHED as a tool to identify bipolar disorder in women

    Mahmoud, D. R., Yang, A., Ciolino, J. D., Fisher, S. D., Sit, D., Pinheiro, E., Pendergrast, T., O'Shea, K., Wisner, K. L. & Clark, C. T., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 246, p. 69-73 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 10 Scopus citations

    Paternal Mental Health: Why Is It Relevant?

    Fisher, S. D., Jan 1 2017, In : American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine. 11, 3, p. 200-211 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • 10 Scopus citations