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Perinatal Mood Disorders & Minority Mental Health Training

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6117 Monona Drive

Monona, WI 53716

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Join this meaningful discussion on African American moms and maternal mental health. All are invited to participate in this training on cultural competence and minority maternal mental health. Doulas, therapists, community workers, birthing professionals, health care professionals, mothers, this training and discussion is for you!!

All participants will recieve 3.5 CEs upon completion of the program that qualify for the following National Board of Professional Counselors, (NBCC) Content Areas (Category 1):
• Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Disorders
• Social And Cultural Foundations (multicultural competency in mental health clinicians)
• Wellness and Prevention in Counseling Treatment

Learning Objectives/ Upon completion of this training participants will be able to:
1. Discuss and identify cultural/spiritual issues in
perinatal mood & anxiety disorders (PMADs).
2. Assess/ screen for PMADs
3. Identify treatment options & resouces for women with
PMADs
4. Learn and describe symptoms of PMADs
5. Discuss & understand risk factors & barriers of
treating PMADs in minority women.

Continuing Education Information:
PERINATAL MOOD DISORDERS & MINORITY MENTAL HEALTH HAS BEEN APPROVED BY
NBCC FOR NBCC CREDIT. AKOMA COUNSELING CONCEPTS, LLC IS SOLELY
RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL ASPECTS OF THE PROGRAM. NBCC APPROVAL NO. SP-2970
Participants in all other professional disciplines will be provided with documentation of 3.5 credit hours for use in securing CE credits from their respective licensure boards and/or professional associations. A certificate for Category 1 credits will be awarded at the completion of each workshop. Please contact your state board for verification of reciprocity with other states and professions.

Presenter:
Shivonne Odom, LCPC, LPC, NCC holds several certifications and clinical licenses. She is licensed to practice as a Licensed Professional Counselor in Washington DC, a National Certified Counselor, a certified school counselor in Washington, DC and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Maryland. Ms. Odom is a board Approved Clinical Supervisor by the Maryland Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists.
Ms. Odom is the therapist and owner of Akoma Counseling Concepts, LLC, where she provides mental health counseling services to women and girls aged 8 years- Adult. Ms. Odom specializes in maternal mental health counseling (Postpartum depression, fertility issues, miscarriage, and postpartum anxiety). She has completed certificate training in maternal mental health counseling via Postpartum Support International (PSI) and Mary’s Center Clinic in Washington, D.C. Ms. Odom has been featured on WJLA ABC7 Good Morning Washington, WHUR 96.3, and HuffPosts "10 Black Female Therapist's You Should Know". Ms. Odom first conducted this training at Howard University, in Washington, DC and is happy to conduct this training as a webinar. You can learn more about Ms.Odom and her private practice by visiting www.akomacounselingconcepts.com


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Please contact the organizer Shivonne Odom, LCPC, LPC, NCC via email Shivonne.therapist@akomacounselingconcepts.com or phone (202)905-2725


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