Category Archives: postpartum depression education

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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Dr. Isaac Schiff invites Mary Jo Codey to help educate MGH interns/faculty about postpartum depression!

There has been much discussion about the need for inclusion of maternal mental health curriculum in medical provider education programs. Such awareness is necessary in order to increase detection and early treatment rates of women experiencing perinatal mood disorders. In … Continue reading

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Katherine Stone and Postpartum Progress Win Major Media Award from Mental Health America!

It is so exciting to announce this news which brings additional attention and validation to the issue of perinatal mental health and to an individual who has never waivered in her support of women coping with postpartum mood and anxiety … Continue reading

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Postpartum Depression Assessment – Important Questions to Consider!

The following is an overview of questions that might be used to clarify symptoms which may be associated with postpartum depression. While the list may seem long, it is important to consider all the psychosocial stressors, as well as biologically … Continue reading

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NJ PPD Medicaid study authors respond to validity challenges

NJ PPD Medicaid study authors respond to conclusions challenges Continue reading

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Study Challenges Effectivness of NJ PPD Initiatives for Medicaid Population

Flawed study fails to include those at highest risk when reaching conclusions about NJ Medicaid PPD initiatives Continue reading

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CBS Cares taps the talented Dr. Schloffengut for new announcements encouraging prostate screening!

A little off message, but worth noting for the men in your life…. Internationally renowned urologist, Dr. Werner Schloffengut, recently revealed his relationship with CBS Cares as their spokesman for the newly created public service announcement on the importance of … Continue reading

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Senator Barbara Mikulski fights for inclusion of pregnancy and postpartum depression screenings!

Senator Mikulski also includes screenings for breast, ovarian and cervical cancer in healthcare reform bill… Today on Capitol Hill Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) made an empassioned plea to add health screenings to reform that would enhance benefits to women. She … Continue reading

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PSI Hosts Annual Conference this Week

PSI hosts annual conference in LA this week! Continue reading

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