Do you want to help your struggling clients, but aren't sure what to do? One in seven women will experience Postpartum Depression and Anxiety-- and many start experiencing symptoms during pregnancy. With your special relationship to clients, YOU can make a huge difference by spotting problems and connecting women and their families to appropriate services.
Join us for an in-depth training for birth and postpartum doulas, midwives, OB/GYN, and anyone who works with the perinatal population, on Postpartum Depression and Anxiety.
This training is approved for 5 DONA credit hours.
Join us and learn:
● What Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Disorders are, how they differ from the "baby blues," and how to spot symptoms;
● How to speak to clients about their mental health by role-playing real-world examples;
● Where to go if clients need help;
● How to assist clients in planning for a successful transition to parenthood by developing a postpartum plan.
You will leave confident and knowledgeable about how to help your perinatal clients navigate difficult emotional challenges.
October 19th, 2018 - 10 am to 3:30 pm