This event has ended

Come to the June 2014 Conference
Postpartum Support International and University of North Carolina
Center for Women's Mood Disorders
with NAMI North Carolina and The Reproductive Psychiatry Group

Scroll down below ticket information for agenda, schedule, and CME/CE information

PSI 27th Annual Conference with UNC Center for Women's Mood Disorders

Postpartum Support International

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

PSI 27th Annual Conference with UNC Center for Women's Mood...

Registration Information

Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Live Streaming Friday Morning Sessions   more info Ended $90.00 $2.79
Live Streaming Friday Afternoon Sessions   more info Ended $120.00 $3.39
Live Streaming Saturday Morning Sessions   more info Ended $120.00 $3.39
Live Streaming Saturday Afternoon Sessions   more info Ended $90.00 $2.79
1. Friday Night Banquet
If you purchase a 2 day Main Conference ticket, the banquet is included. Speakers and one-day conference attendees should buy this banquet ticket separately.
Ended $50.00 $1.99
2. Donate - PSI Volunteer Conference Scholarship Fund   more info Ended
3. Community: Friday Afternoon Sessions & Reception only, June 20   more info Ended $75.00 $2.49
4. PSI Pre-Conference 2-Day Certificate Training, Wed-Thurs
Not PSI Member   more info
Ended $325.00 $7.49
5. PSI Pre-Conference 2-Day Certificate Training, Wed-Thurs
PSI Member
Ended $275.00 $6.49
6. PSI Pre-Conference 2-Day Certificate Training, Wed-Thurs
Volunteer
Ended $225.00 $5.49
7. Main Conference with Keynotes & Breakouts, Fri-Sat
Not PSI Member   more info
Ended $475.00 $7.95
8. Main Conference with Keynotes & Breakouts, Fri-Sat
PSI Member   more info
Ended $425.00 $7.95
9. Main Conference with Keynotes & Breakouts, Fri-Sat
Volunteer   more info
Ended $400.00 $7.95
10. Main Conference - One Day, with Keynotes & Breakouts   more info Ended $240.00 $5.79
11. Speaker Registration - day of presentation   more info Ended $0.00 $0.00
12. PSI Volunteers and Board Dinner June 19
PSI year-round Volunteers Meeting from 1pm-5:30pm on Thursday June 19th. PSI Volunteer/Board dinner from 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Thursday.
Ended $0.00 $0.00
13. Full Set of Conference Recordings: All keynotes & breakouts; Pre-Conf Discount Price   more info Ended $149.00 $3.97
16. Student or Med Resident - 1 Day Main Conference Ended $75.00 $2.49
14. Student or Med Resident - PSI pre-conference certificate training June 18-19
This ticket is for current students. Please send confirmation of student status or any questions to wdavis@postpartum.net. Please purchase banquet ticket separately. (Ticket #1)
Ended $150.00 $3.99
15. Student or Med Resident - 2 Days Main Conference June 20-21
This ticket is for current students. Please send confirmation of student status or any questions to wdavis@postpartum.net. Please purchase banquet ticket separately. (Ticket #1)
Ended $150.00 $3.99
PSI Membership
Student
Ended $25.00 $1.49
PSI Membership
Individual Professional
Ended $150.00 $3.99
PSI Membership
Individual Non-Professional
Ended $60.00 $2.19
PSI Membership
Support Group (Small Group)   more info
Ended $75.00 $2.49
PSI Membership
Non Profit Organization
Ended $175.00 $4.49
PSI Membership
For Profit Company or Organization
Ended $250.00 $5.99
17. Pre-Conference One Day Only   more info Ended $165.00 $4.29

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Share PSI 27th Annual Conference with UNC Center for Women's Mood Disorders

Event Details

Join Postpartum Support International, UNC Women's Mood Disorders Program, and The Reproductive Psychiatry Group at the PSI annual training and conference!

Creating Connections between Communities, Practitioners, and Science: Innovative Care for Perinatal Mental Health

Twitter Hashtag #psiconf2014

Choose to attend any combination of the meeting events.


AND NOW...LIVE STREAMING SELECTED KEYNOTES & SESSIONS ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, JUNE 20-21

 


Conference Volunteering

Would you like to volunteer at the pre-conference or conference? We need help with registration, our bookstore, and at the Friday night banquet. Volunteers can sign up at the reduced volunteer rate.
Please write wdavis@Postpartum.net if you'd like more information about conference volunteering.


Intended Learners: This activity is intended for physicians, psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, counselors, psychotherapists, childbirth professionals, and others interested in the topic of maternal mental health

CE/CMEs and CERPs approved for Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Midwives and Nurse Practitioners, Psychologists, Social Workers, California LMFTs and LCSWs, National Board of Certified Counselors, Doulas, Childbirth Educators, and Lactation Consultants

Americans with Disablities Act Statement
PSI, University of North Carolina, and North American Center for Continuing Medical Education comply with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please call 503-894-9453. 

All conference events held at The Friday Center
100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC  27599


Closest Airport: Raleigh-Durham International



University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

PRE-CONFERENCE PERINATAL MENTAL HEALTH CERTIFICATE TRAINING

Wednesday and Thursday, June 18-19, 2014
PSI 2- Day Certificate Training
Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: Components of Care

Certificate of Course Completion and CE/CMEs provided

Light Breakfast & Lunch Included

8:00am Registration & Light Breakfast 

8:30am - 5:00pm PSI Training

Download PDF of PSI 2-Day Certificate Training Agenda

Faculty: Birdie Gunyon Meyer, RN, MA; Pec Indman, EdD, LMFT
and Samantha Meltzer-Brody, MD, MPH

The 2-day PSI Certificate of Completion Course, taught by experienced and engaging faculty, is a thorough and evidence-based curriculum designed for nurses, physicians, mental health providers, social workers,  childbirth professionals, public health providers, social support providers, or anyone interested in acquiring skills to assess and treat perinatal mood disorders. At the end of this course participants will have a Certificate of Course Completion in Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: Components of Care, and an increased ability to screen, assess, diagnose, treat, and support women and their families through perinatal mental health difficulties. Registration includes an extensive training binder, handouts, breakfast and lunch, and continuing education credits. 

 Scroll to Top of page to Register Online

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS:

NURSES: 15 contact hours approved.  IU Health Indianapolis (OH-412, 6/1/2013) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 
Nurses and  Indiana Social Workers will be granted 15 contact hours for this education offering. Attendance for the entire education offering and submission of an evaluation are required to obtain contact hours. Childbirth Educators can also receive Contact Hours through  ICEA because this program is approved for Nursing contact hours.

Physicians, CNMs: This Live activity, Postpartum Support International 2-Day Perinatal Mood Disorders Certificate Training Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: Components of Care, from June 19, 2013 to June 19, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12.50 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity 

PSYCHOLOGISTS:  PSI 2-Day Certificate Training approved for 15 credits.  North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NACCME maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Instructional Level: Advanced

California Board of Behavioral Sciences for CA LMFTs and LCSWs: Co-sponsored by The Center for Postpartum Health, in accordance with the provisions of Division 2 Chapters 13 and 14 of the Business and Professions Code, The Center for Postpartum Health is approved as a Continuing Education Provider. #PCE 3797 

LACTATION CONSULTANTS: The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners has allocated 13.75 CERPs for this course. IBLCE Approval Number C1339577

SOCIAL WORKERS: This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886539643-2695) for 27.5 Social Work continuing education contact hours. (All four days has 27.5 hrs)

National Board of Certified Counselors:  15 credit hours. This event is co-sponsored by The Artemis Center for Guidance, LLC, an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider # 6601


 

 

PSI AND UNC MAIN CONFERENCE
JUNE 20-21, 2014 
KEYNOTES & BREAKOUTS
COMMUNITY AFTERNOON and FRIDAY BANQUET

View all Breakouts and Speaker Biographies Here 

Conference Keynote Speakers

David Rubinow, MD, Assad Meymandi Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an internationally known expert in the evaluation and treatment of women with mood disorders that occur during periods of hormonal change, will speak about cutting edge research on women’s mental health.
Marguerite Morgan, LMSW, PhD, Clinical Supervisor of Arbor Circle Early Childhood Services, Grand Rapids, MI, will address Perinatal Mood Disorders and the perspectives of African American childbearing women.
Joy Burkhard, MBA,  Joy Burkhard, MBA, Founder of the California Maternal Mental Health Collaborative and the national 2020 Mom Project,  "A Look from the Outside In: Barriers to Screening & Treatment."  Joy will share what brought her to our cause, her interest in collaboration, and what the 2020 Mom Project is doing to address barriers to care.
Samantha Meltzer-Brody, MD, MPH, Director of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Perinatal Psychiatry Program, will review psychopharmacologic treatment of perinatal psychiatric illness.Perinatal Psychiatry Program, will review psychopharmacologic treatment of perinatal psychiatric illness.

VIEW THE WHOLE MAIN CONFERENCE AGENDA, JUNE 20-21, 2014 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS:

NURSES:  14 Contact Hours approval through IU Health. IU Health Indianapolis (OH-412, 6/1/2013) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

PHYSICIANs, CNMs: This Live activity, Creating Connections between Communities, Practitioners, and Science: Innovative Care for Perinatal Mental Health, with a beginning date of 06/20/2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 14.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

PSYCHOLOGISTS: North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NACCME maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Instructional Level: Advanced. Main conference approved for 12.75 credits.

California Board of Behavioral Sciences for CA LMFTs and LCSWs: Co-sponsored by The Center for Postpartum Health, in accordance with the provisions of Division 2 Chapters 13 and 14 of the Business and Professions Code, The Center for Postpartum Health is approved as a Continuing Education Provider. #PCE 3797 

LACTATION CONSULTANTS: The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners has approved 36.5 CERPs for the main conference. Approval number C1443763

SOCIAL WORKERS: This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886539643-2695) for 27.5 Social Work continuing education contact hours. (All four days has 27.5 hrs)

National Board of Certified Counselors: 14 Contact Hours approved through The Artemis Center for Guidance, LLC, an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider # 6601

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the educational activity and complete the evaluation form. After successful completion of the evaluation form, participants will receive documentation of credit within 8 weeks. 

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the educational activity and complete the evaluation form. After successful completion of the evaluation form, participants will receive documentation of credit within 8 weeks 


FRIDAY AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS & NETWORKING RECEPTION
FAMILY AND COMMUNITY PROGRAMMING
 

FRIDAY AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS & NETWORKING RECEPTION
FAMILY AND COMMUNITY PROGRAMMING

Scroll up to purchase tickets. Ticket #3 for community workshops

Ticket #1 for the Friday Night Banquet

An open invitation to community members: Join us Friday June 20 from 1:00pm - 7:00pm for special afternoon of programming, co-hosted by National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)-North Carolina and designed to be interesting and relevant to survivors of mood disorders, their families, and community advocates as well as to clinicians. Purchase ticket #3 above to attend just the Friday afternoon workshops and Sharing and Poster reception. 

FRI 1:15-1:30 Practicing Mindfulness with Ourselves, Robin Muskal, PhD

FRI 1:30-2:00 KEYNOTE Joy Burkhard, MBA, Founder of the California Maternal Mental Health Collaborative and the national 2020 Mom Project,  "A Look from the Outside In: Barriers to Screening & Treatment."  Joy will share what brought her to our cause, her interest in collaboration, and what the 2020 Mom Project is doing to address barriers to care.

FRI 2:15 - 3:45: Session III Choices  

  1. Sustainable Community Support Networks: Working Models of Telephone and Group Support: Moderator Birdie Meyer, RN, MA; Crystal Clancy, Lisa Cross, Wendy Davis, Liz Friedman, Adrienne Griffen, Melissa Hoffman, Amber Koter-Puline, Sonia Murdock, Jennifer Silliman
  2. Eating Disorders and Perinatal Mental Health: Pregnancy and Eating Disorders, 9 Months of Cravings V/S A Lifetime of Struggles: Fatima Ali, MD, Dawn Leprich-Graves, MA; Eating Disorders and the Effects on Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period, Jacqueline V. Cohen, LPC, CHT and Kris Shock, CPS
  3. Families, Fathers, and Partner-Assisted Therapy: Family Bonding, Elly Taylor; Why Dads Leave - Why Dads Stay: Male Postpartum Abandonment Syndrome: John W. Travis, MD, MPH; Partner-Assisted Interpersonal Psychotherapy Anna R. Brandon, PhD, MCS, ABPP
  4. Meditation, Mindfulness and Yoga in treatment and support of Perinatal Mood Disorders: Diane Sanford, PhD; Susan Ellis Murphy, MA, BSN, RNC-OB, LPC; Robin Muskal, PhD

FRI 4:00 - 5:30pm: Session IV Choices 

  1. From Crisis to Contribution: Turning Our Lived Experience into Advocacy: Moderator Wendy Davis, PhD, with Jennifer H Moyer, BS; Michele Davidson PhD, CNM, CFN, RN; Tara Tulley, CPM, LCSW; Pamela Moffitt from Tree of Hope
  2. Three Faces of Psychotherapy: Crystal Edler Schiller, PhD, Noreen Esposito, EdD, PMHNP, Anna Brandon, PhD
  3. Loss in Pregnancy and Postpartum: Pregnancy Loss Support Program: Nancy Berlow, LCSW-R; Baby Loss and Postpartum: Julie Bindeman, PsyD
  4. Effective Group Support and Treatment: Effective Perinatal Groups: Gina Hassan, PhD and Lee Safran, MFT; Mom Power: A Parenting and Mental Health Group Intervention for Mothers and Infants: Maria Muzik, MD

FRIDAY June 20, 2014 ~ 5:45-7:00pm 
Sharing and Poster Session 

Join these experts for a topic-based sharing and poster session,
with special guests, the staff from PineRest Hospital Mother & Baby Program

  • Intensive Intervention for PMD: The Pine Rest Mother & Baby Program, Cristina Stauffer, LMSW & Pine Rest Mother & Baby Treatment Team
  • Development of an Intervention for PPD among Impoverished Mothers, McClain Sampson, Ph.D., M.S.S.W, 2013 Hickman Research Award winner
  • Caring for the Fetus and the Family: Psychosocial Support for Families Expecting Babies with Birth Defects, Joanna CM Cole PhD, CD(DONA)
  • Screening for depression in expectant parents with a confirmed fetal abnormality, Joanna CM Cole PhD, CD(DONA), Haley Smith, BBA
  • Creating a Regional Resource Network for Depressed Women, Debra Zand, PhD and Jerri Michael, BS
  • How National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Can Facilitate Local Resources, Deby Dihoff, MA and Jennifer Rothman, BA
  • Pychotherapy imbedded within OBGYN clinics: The benefits and challenges: Rachel M. Feuer, Ph.D., Anna Kessler-Cordeiro, Ph.D., Lauren Anker, M.A.
  • Mother’s Oasis: Lessons Learned from a Grassroots Community Resource Center, Carole Sheehan RN, MA and Fania Bevill RN-C, BSN
  • Opioids, Pregnancy, and Professionals, Melissa L. Godwin MSW, LCSW and Jude Jones MA, LCAS
  • Paternal Empathy, Maternal Mood and Marital Satisfaction in New Parents, Sandra R. Wolkoff, LCSW-R
  • Postpartum and Family Dogs--Decreasing Stress While Increasing Success! Jennifer Shryock BA, CDBC
  • Texting as an Adjunct Treatment for Urban Mothers with PMAD's, Elizabeth Rhyne RN, CPNP, Ashley Borawski RN, CPNP, Amy Ladley,PhD
  • Therapy Outside the Box: Reflections from the Connecticut Depression Improvement Study, Jennifer Vendetti, MSW
  • Use of Off Label Medications in the Treatment of Perintal Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Sheila Ward CNM, APRN
  • Why Dads Leave--Why Dads Stay: Male Postpartum Abandonment Syndrome John W. Travis MD, MPH
  • Post Traumatic Stress and the Childbearing Woman, Cheryl Zauderer, PhD, CNM, NPP, IBCLC
Scroll up to purchase tickets. Ticket #3 for community workshops.
 


Friday Night Banquet

Katherine Stone, Banquet Emcee,  is the creator of Postpartum Progress, the world’s leading blog on postpartum depression and a New York Times Must-Read Parenting Blog. Katherine also is the founder of Postpartum Progress Inc, a national nonprofit supporting pregnant and new moms with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. She has been named one of the fiercest women in America by More magazine, and also a WebMD Health Hero.

Susan Benjamin Feingold, PsyD, Banquet Keynote Speaker, author of “Happy Endings, New Beginnings: Navigating Postpartum Disorders,” is a licensed clinical psychologist, author and adjunct professor at Illinois School of Professional Psychology, Chicago Campus of Argosy University. In her clinical practice, she has specialized for over twenty years in women's mental health issues related to reproductive function, including perinatal depression and anxiety disorders, adjustment disorders, PMDD, fertility issues, pregnancy loss, menopausal problems, PTSD, sexual issues and couple relationship problems. 


 VIEW MAIN CONFERENCE AGENDA, JUNE 20-21, 2014

Conference Cancellation Policy


Become a PSI Member Today and save!

Reduced Conference Fees for PSI Members

We offer a discounted registration for current PSI members and for those joining PSI at this time. Click on the link above to learn more and become a member. If you are unsure of your membership status, please contact the PSI office at psioffice@postpartum.net. To join or renew your membership with PSI, you can select a membership option from the list above and pay it online. If you would like to bring guests to the Friday night dinner, please purchase extra guest tickets above.


 LODGING

The Marriott is now full, but we have two wonderful nearby hotels who have agreed to provide a discount and a shuttle!  

Discount available until June 6th

Hampton Inn & Suites $89 - Postpartum Support International - Group Code PSI
A block of rooms has been set up at the Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill (1 mile from the Friday Center) with a special rate of $89. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and wifi. To reserve a room online please visit www.chapelhillsuites.hamptoninn.com and use the group code PSI. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel directly @ 919 403 8700, provide your arrival / departure dates and the group code PSI. To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than June 6, 2014.

Holiday Inn Express $84 - Postpartum Support International - Group Code PSI
A block of rooms has been set up at the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill (1 mile from the Friday Center) with a special rate of $84. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and wifi. To reserve a room online please visit www.hiexpress.com/chapelhillnc and use the group code PSI. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel directly @ 919 489 7555, provide your arrival / departure dates and the group code PSI. To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than June 6, 2014.


 

Click Here to learn about Vendor and Sponsorship Opportunities

Scroll to Top of page to Register Online


 

 PSI Coordinators & Volunteers Meeting and Dinner

Thursday, June 19, 2014, Friday Center

PSI Volunteers Annual Meeting 1:00-5:30pm

DINNER 7:00pm - 9:30pm

We Love our Volunteers. PSI Volunteers provide support, information and resources on our PSI Warmline or within their local communities. Our Annual Volunteer's Meeting is Thursday June 19 from 1:00pm-5:30pm, and Dinner is from 7:00pm - 9:30pm. Our Thursday meeting is our yearly opportunity to connect with, support and learn from one another. We will discuss common goals, challenges and solutions, and share strategies to develop successful support networks. The dinner is sponsored by PSI, free to current volunteers. If you are a year-round PSI Volunteer, please reserve a place by selecting a ticket at the top of the page. If you are not a PSI Volunteer but are interested in volunteering for PSI in your community, please contact Wendy Davis at wdavis@postpartum.net.
 


Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellations received on or before 4/18/14 will receive a refund of full amount paid minus a $50 processing fee. Alternately, participants can transfer their registration as a tax-deductible donation to the PSI 2014 UNC Conference Volunteer Scholarship fund. Contact us at psioffice@postpartum.net if you would like to turn your refund into a donation to help one of our deserving volunteers attend!

Cancellations received between 4/18/14 and 6/6/14 will be refunded 50% of registration fee. 

No refund will be issued for cancellations received after 6/6/14. Late requests for refunds due to family emergency will be considered only on a case-by-case basis.

Scroll to Top of page to Register and Purchase Tickets 


 Learning Objectives

Postpartum Support International Pre-Conference Certificate Training
Perinatal Mood Disorders: Components of Care| June 18-19, 2014

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify the challenges faced when identifying and treating Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.
  2. Describe the symptoms and understand the differential diagnosis of prenatal and postpartum depression, anxiety, panic disorder, OCD, PTSD, bipolar disorders and psychosis.
  3. Discuss psychopharmacology as it relates to pregnancy, postpartum, and lactation.
  4. Assess prenatal and postpartum risk factors.
  5. Assess for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.(PMADs)
  6. Identify evidence-based Screening tools and best practices for administering and interpreting scores and making referrals
  7. Identify treatment options for PMADs.
  8. Discuss breastfeeding and PMADs.
  9. Develop psychosocial and self-help treatment plans as well as appropriate psychotherapy techniques and alternative therapies
  10. State appropriate psychotherapy modalities for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders.
  11. Indicate consequences of untreated Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.
  12. Discuss effects and consequences on partners and families.
  13. Identify social support, legislative changes, and community resources, including how to set up support groups and offer social support.
  14. Discuss cultural differences and PMADs.
  15. Discuss spirituality and PMADs 

Learning Objectives
PSI 27th Annual Conference with UNC Center for Women's Mood Disorders
Creating Connections between Communities, Practitioners, and Science: Innovative Care for Perinatal Mental Health | June 20-21, 2014

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify 3 current new research developments in the field of perinatal mental health.
  2. Describe prevalence of depression and anxiety symptoms among postpartum women and how prevalence estimates vary as a function of income and race. 
  3. Identify common psychotropic medications used in pregnancy and lactation, and resources for evidence-based data regarding risks and safety.
  4. Describe differential diagnosis in peripartum and postpartum mood and anxiety disorders, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorders, and psychosis.
  5. Describe the role of the family practice, obstetrical, and pediatric providers in screening and treatment of pregnant and postpartum women.
  6. Articulate how a screening and support program could benefit the patients, families, and providers of a pediatric primary care practice.
  7. Identify how depression directly impacts the marital relationship.
  8. Identify adoption-specific issues of grief and loss. 
  9. Understand the concept of toxic stress and its impact on early brain and child development.
  10. List at least two ways to help mothers who are struggling with balancing breastfeeding and PMAD.
  11. Differentiate between normative grief and postpartum depression.
  12. Identify tools to identify appropriate group modalities depending on phase of treatment and women’s postpartum presentation.
  13. Define roles and boundaries of providing social support to pregnant and postpartum families.
  14. Define & recognize complex trauma and the dysregulation it causes in a postpartum mother.
  15. Identify and understand the barriers to providing support and mental health services for low-income women with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders.
Scroll to Top of page to Register and Purchase Tickets 
Contact PSI with questions
503--894-9453 | psioffice@postpartum.net
Have questions about PSI 27th Annual Conference with UNC Center for Women's Mood Disorders? Contact Postpartum Support International

When & Where



Friday Center
100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EDT)


  Add to my calendar

Organizer

Postpartum Support International

Postpartum Support International (PSI) is the world's leading non-profit organization with volunteers around the world dedicated to families suffering from perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, including postpartum depression, the most common complication of childbirth. PSI was founded in Santa Barbara California in 1987 to increase awareness among public and professional communities about the emotional difficulties that women can experience during and after pregnancy. PSI provides support, reliable information, best practice training, and volunteers in all 50 U.S. states, Canada, and Mexico, and more than 40 other countries. Find our Support Map here. http://postpartum.net/Get-Help.aspx

  Contact the Organizer

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.