Postpartum Support International promotes awareness, prevention and treatment of mental health issues related to childbearing in every country worldwide. PSI envisions a world where every woman and family will have access to information, social support, and informed professional care to deal with mental health issues related to childbearing. Please visit PSI for extensive information and resources about perinatal anxiety and mood disorders, www.postpartum.net.
The Postpartum Stress Center specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of prenatal and postpartum depression and anxiety disorders and offers an excellent list of resources as well as information for mothers regarding self help.
The Motherisk Program at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario, Canada provides evidence-based information and guidance about the safety or risk to the developing fetus or infant, of maternal exposure to drugs, chemicals, diseases, radiation and environmental agents.
The Jackson Hole Perinatal Advocacy Project made a presentation at St. John’s Medical Center’s Lite Lunch series in 2010. The presentation was attended by a diverse crowd of close to thirty new and expecting moms and dads, doulas, nurses, counselors, childcare providers and interested members of the public. Please contact us to request a copy of the full Powerpoint Presentation.