Psychiatrist Pauline Maki, Ph.D. talks about depression during perimenopause

The Link Between Menopause and Depression: Is It Sleep?

By Bailey Miller
July 31, 2023

Some people experience depression during perimenopause, and it can be difficult to pinpoint the cause. You might be surprised to know that sleep disruption caused by symptoms like hot flashes can be a huge factor.

In this video, psychiatrist Pauline Maki, Ph.D., describes why depression during perimenopause may happen, the role sleep can play, and what types of treatments are available.