Register now for this specialized training webinar series hosted by Postpartum Support International and the 2020 Mom Project. This 6-session course, running from January 13 until April 21 2014, is presented by top experts and trainers in the field of perinatal mental health. Join from the comfort of your own home or office, and network with other participants through the course while you complete this certificate course in perinatal mental health.
Certificates will be issued to participants who attend all six classes. Course includes recommended reading materials, resources, and group discussions.
Continuing Education credits are available for California LMFTs and LCSWs licensed by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Those outside of CA may be able to obtain CEUs through their state boards with the issued certificate.
All presentations will be recorded and available to registered participants. To receive the Certificate of Completion, class members participate in assigned small discussion groups and either attend all six live webinars or attest to listening to the recording of any missed sessions.
Class 1: Introduction to Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders
Range of perinatal mental health disorders, symptoms, causes, and risk factors.
Introduction: Joy Burkhard, MBA and Wendy Davis, PhD
Faculty: Wendy N. Davis, PhD
February 3, 2014
Class 2: Triggers and Primary Prevention
Including role of sleep, breast feeding and more
Trish McGarrigle, MS, MFT, LAC and Kate DeStefano-Torres, MA, NCC, ACS, LPC
February 24, 2014
Class 3: Screening and Treatment Options
Tools for assessing depression and anxiety, questions to assess possible psychosis, and traditional and non-traditional treatment.
Birdie Gunyon Meyer, RN, MA
March 10, 2014
Class 3: Treatment: Evidence Based Psychotherapy
Overview of evidence-based therapeutic models and approaches.
Pec Indman, EdD, MFT
March 31, 2014
Class 5: Additional Considerations and Cultural Competency
Cultural competency, paternal depression, adoption.
Gabrielle Kaufman, MA, ADTR, NCC
April 21, 2014
Class 6: The Psychological Gestation of Pregnancy and Postpartum
Marketing & Resources
-- Understanding the psychological gestation of pregnancy and the postpartum period
Diana Lynn Barnes, PsyD, MFT
-- Marketing and Resources:
Trish McGarrigle, MS, MFT, LAC; Kate DeStefano-Torres, MA, NCC, ACS, LPC; W Davis, PhD
Webinars will be held on the following Mondays at
10am-12pm Pacific, 12pm-2pm Central, 1pm-3pm Eastern
January 13 – Class 1
February 3 – Class 2
February 24– Class 3
March 10– Class 4
March 31 – Class 5
April 21 – Class 6
Space is limited to the first 40 people
Fee for this 6-course session is $475
PSI Membership or 2020 Mom Ambassador Discount: $400
PSI membership http://postpartum.net/Join-Us/Become-a-Member.aspx
2020MOM Ambassadors http://www.2020momproject.com/ambassador
Payments can also be made in five installments of $100 each. Register online for the class and make the first payment; then write to email@example.com for instructions to complete the balance.