–Money allocated to these programs is $100 million in 2010, $250 million for fiscal year 2011, $350 million for fiscal year 2012 and $400 million for fiscal years 2013 and 2014.
–Health and Human Services is encouraged to continue activities in postpartum depression and postpartum psychosis, including basic research, epidemiological studies, and improved screening and diagnostic techniques, as well as education and treatment programs.
–The National Institute of Mental Health is charged with conducting a nationally representative longitudinal study (2010-2019) of the relative mental health consequences for women of resolving a pregnancy (intended and unintended) in various ways, including carrying the pregnancy to term and parenting the child, carrying the pregnancy to term and placing the child for adoption, miscarriage, and having an abortion. This study may assess the incidence, timing, magnitude, and duration of the immediate and long-term mental health consequences (positive or negative) of these pregnancy outcomes.
–The Secretary may make grants to eligible entities for projects to help with those at risk or with postpartum conditions. $3 million is available in 2010, and necessary funds in 2011 and 2012.