February 27 - June 5, 2017


This is an online event. Participants will receive webinar link and telephone number with confirmation of registration.



Joy Burkhard 
2020 Mom Project

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PSI and 2020 Mom
Maternal Mental Health Certificate Online Training 
for Mental Health and Clinical Professionals 

Register now for this specialized training webinar series hosted by Postpartum Support International and the 2020 Mom Project. This 8-session course, running from February 27 - June 5 2017, 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.

If you are outside North America, please write to wdavis@postpartum.net for registration information.

To pay by check, please select the "Pay by Check" box at the end of registration.  Registration must be paid in full before entry to class. 

Address for pay by check:
Postpartum Support International
6706 SW 54th Avenue
Portland OR 97219 

Register by Monday February 20, 2017

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Cancellations received between 12/20/16 and 1/20/17 will be refunded 50% of registration fee. No refund will be issued for cancellations received after 1/20/17. Late requests for refunds due to family emergency will be considered only on a case-by-case basis.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Oregon Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Approval valid through 6/5/2019OCEAN ID #2016-23


View live webinar or recorded sessions

  • All classes are live on Mondays, from 1pm-3pm EASTERN
  • All presentations are recorded and available to registered participants. 
  • Certificates of completion will be issued to participants who attend the live webinars or listen to the recording of all eight classes. 
  • NCCs who want NBCC CE credit need to attend the live webinars.

A Certificate of Completion is awarded to all attendees who view the whole course, whether through live sessions or by viewing the recordings and evaluating.

 Course includes recommended reading materials, resources, and small group discussions. 

Attendees will be assigned to small discussion groups for collaboration and study. Groups can meet by phone and are not mandatory but highly encouraged to enhance learning.

Continuing Education Credits:

  • To receive CEs from national NASW, you will need to take  a post-test of each class. 
  • Nurses who are not able to view the live webinar need to complete the post-test for that class. 


This Live series activity, Postpartum Support International Maternal Mental Health Certificate Training for Mental Health and Clinical Professionals , from 02/27/2017 - 06/05/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s) toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award.  When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.

This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886708348-6714) for 16 continuing education contact hours.  To receive national NASW credit, social workers must complete a post-test for each class.  The NASW CE Approval Program requires a post-test on all distance-learning products with a passing score of not less than 80 percent. This requirement also applies to real-time interactive learning such as date-specific teleconferences and webinars.

16 hours total. Postpartum Support International has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6765. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Postpartum Support International is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.  “In order to award NBCC credit, the Provider must ensure that the participant attended the live program, and was present for the number of NBCC hours indicated on the certificate or letter of completion, as required by Section I.3.”

CNEs for Nurses
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Oregon Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Approval valid through 6/5/2019.  16 credit hours. OCEAN ID #2016-23

CEs for Psychologists
Postpartum Support International (PSI) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Postpartum Support International (PSI) maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The total course provides 16 CE contact hours.

Online Perinatal Mental Health Training

February 27, 2017
Class 1:  Overview of Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders 

Range of perinatal mental health disorders, symptoms, causes, and risk factors.
Introduction: Joy Burkhard, MBA and Wendy N. Davis, PhD
Faculty: Wendy N. Davis, PhD

March 13, 2017
Class 2:  Social Support Inventory/Tools and Professional Development

Trish McGarrigle, RN, MS, MFT, NCC, LPC and Kate DeStefano-Torres, MA, NCC, ACS, LPC 

March 27, 2017
Class 3:  Screening, Assessment, and Treatment Options  
Tools for screening and assessing depression and anxiety, breastfeeding and perinatal mental health, and evidence on alternative treatments
Birdie Gunyon Meyer, RN, MA, CLC

April 10, 2017
Class 4: Treatment: Evidence Based Psychotherapy
Overview of evidence-based therapeutic models and approaches 
Christina Hibbert, PhD

April 24, 2017
Class 5: Additional Considerations and Cultural Competency
Gabrielle Kaufman, MA, LPCC, BC-DMT, NCC

May 8, 2017
Class 6: Partners and Perinatal Mental Health
-Dads and Perinatal Mental Health,
Danny Singley, PhD
-Lesbian Moms and Maternal Mental Health,
Caroline Redstone, CNM, PMHNP-BC, DNP

May 22, 2017
Class 7:  
Psychological Gestation of Pregnancy and Postpartum
Psychosis and Forensics
Diana Lynn Barnes, PsyD, MFT

June 12, 2017
Class 8: Resources for Families, Professionals, and Communities

Wendy N Davis, PhD and Joy Burkard, MBA 

Webinars will be held on the following Mondays at
10am-12pm Pacific, 12pm-2pm Central, 1pm-3pm Eastern

Class 1:   Feb 27

Class 2:  March 13

 Class 3: March 27

 Class 4: April 10

 Class 5: April 24

 Class 6: May 8

 Class 7: May 22

 Class 8: June 5


Fee for this 8-course session is $480
PSI Member or 2020 Mom Inner Circle Member Discount: $400

Join PSI with this class registration and receive a 50% discount in your introductory PSI professional membership!  Choose the member rate and PSI membership discount at check out.

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