Category Archives: Susan Dowd Stone

Rare Program for New Fathers Merits Review!

Whenever I have the opportunity to speak to a group of fellow professionals, it is always incredibly rewarding. Not only because of the fabulous clinical feedback received from dedicated colleagues, but the discovery of creative, effective facility based programs which … Continue reading

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The preventable death of Miriam Carey

While the nation’s attention is once again focused on the preventable tragedy of Miriam Carey’s death, we wonder if this horrific event which leaves a motherless child and a family in mourning will lead to anything beyond another sensational headline. … Continue reading

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The Regional Perinatal Centers of New York – Neonatal Care and primary prevention of postpartum depression at its finest!

Yesterday, March 22, 2013, the Regional Perinatal Centers of New York – a collaborative of 137 hospitals throughout NY who have met standards entitling them to this designation – held their annual nurses retreat at NY Presbyterian Hospital. Columbia PhD … Continue reading

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Postpartum Depression Progress – What Have You Done For Me Lately???

After several months of immersion in personal and professional activities, the PerinatalPro blog is back! One of the most motivating factors in my resumption of commentary was the appearance of articles and blogs across the web bemoaning the fact that … Continue reading

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Sarah Lee Kessler receives Emmy nomination for Healthbeat Segment on Postpartum Depression

“Healthbeat with Sara Lee Kessler,” a TV interview program that examines critical public health issues, has been honored with a Mid-Atlantic Emmy nomination for its host, veteran broadcast journalist, Sara Lee Kessler. The nomination is for the pilot in the … Continue reading

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Just a decade ago, one was hard pressed to find any book which even mentioned the term postpartum depression. Among medical texts, personal stories, clinical handbooks, public policy and research, there was scant reference. I will never forget Carol Blocker’s … Continue reading

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Hudson Valley Birth Network Conference to focus on establishing continuum of care in perinatal mental health

From the Hudson Vally Birth Network: As advocates and professionals concerned with perinatal mental health, a current issue of major concern is how to connect the life-saving services of all perinatal professionals and support systems in a way that will … Continue reading

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The National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coaltion offers webinar on Postpartum Depression

The National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coaltion offers webinar on postpartum depression with maternal mental health expert Susan Dowd Stone, MSW, LCSW Continue reading

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Saturday workshop to address management of affect regulation through Dialectical Behavior Therapy

From NASW NYC’s spring catalogue: This Saturday, April 30th, NASW NYC will present a one day workshop entitled “Novel Applications of Dialetical Behavior Therapy and Affect Moderation” from 10 AM – 5 PM in their Chapter Office Conference Center at … Continue reading

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S.P.A.R.K.S. postpartum depression event on Capitol Hill inspires participants and legislators!

You really had to be there to experience the full impact of unified stakeholder passion in this group of PPD advocates whose combined voices said “Now that we’ve created awareness of the crisis; here is the solution”. It was standing … Continue reading

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