The Riggs Blog
Uncovered -- Diaper Need
One of the hidden problems of poverty is diaper need. Earlier this month, the Erikson Institute and the Berkshire Psychoanalytic Institute sponsored a talk detailing the need for diapers. This video features Megan V. Smith, DrPH. of the Yale Department of Psychiatry, Child Study, and Public Health at the Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Smith shares her research on how maternal mental health and child wellbeing may be significantly disrupted by this often unseen and silent problem.