Events & Training
WEEKLY OPEN FORUMS FOR CALLS
Postpartum Support International conducts free open forum sessions every Wednesday for moms and first Mondays of the month for Dads Via 800 bridgeline. Imagine the benefits of being able to talk with a PSI PPD expert about resources, symptoms, options and general information about perinatal mood disorders from the privacy of your own home. No need to arrange child care or transportation. No need to pre-register or give your name. Sessions are informational only and open to anyone with questions and concerns about themselves, a loved one, friend or family member. Limited to the first 15 callers.
UPCOMING EVENTS IN ILLINOIS
MAY 2022 – MATERNAL MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH!
The Postpartum Depression Illinois Alliance’s (PPD IL) mission is to promote awareness, prevention and treatment of maternal mental health issues throughout the state of Illinois and each year, for the past 19 years, we work with the Governor’s office to proclaim May Maternal Mental Health Awareness month in Illinois.
Read more details here https://ppdil.org/legislation/ppmd-awareness-month/
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PROFESSIONAL TRAINING FOR PERINATAL MOOD DISORDERS
POSTPARTUM SUPPORT INTERNATIONAL
This two-day course, taught by expert and engaging faculty, uses a thorough, evidence-based curriculum designed for psychiatrists, nurses, physicians, social workers, mental health providers, childbirth professionals, social support providers, and anyone interested in building skills for assessment and treatment of perinatal mood disorders.