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Kimberly Wong interviewed in LA Times article about postpartum depression

Kimberly Wong Esq, has always been an incredible advocate. In her work in LA County’s Public Defenders’s office, she is charged with the defense of those with few resources and who face institutional, systemic injustice. She is also the proud … Continue reading

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Get ready for Strong Start Day, Wednesday, October 5, 2011!

When Perinatal Pro was launched several years ago, it was to address the paucity of online resources for women and healthcare professionals. To bring those who care about women’s maternal mental health the latest information about legislative and social policy … Continue reading

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Sylvia Lasalandra-Frodella book, “Mommy were you happy the day I was born?” wins Mom’s Choice Award!

Today, Sylvia Lasalandra Frodella’s book, “Mommy were you happy the day I was born?” was honored with a Mom’s Choice Award!®. Her book was named among the best in family-friendly media, products and services. Described as an inspirational/motivational book, Sylvia’s … Continue reading

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Tuscon Postpartum Depression Coalition opens “Mother’s Oasis”

This is certainly the week for major announcements supportive of Maternal Mental Health! Susan Moreno from the Tucson Citizen wrote today (August 18th): FIRST OF ITS KIND CENTER FOR MOMS WITH POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION The Tucson Postpartum Depression Coalition (TPDC) and … 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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Postpartum Progress Annual Mother’s Day Rally next weekend, May 8th!

Next Sunday, May 8th, Mother’s Day – Postpartum Progress will host the 3rd annual Mother’s Day Rally for Moms’ Mental Health will be held online, featuring 24 open letters to pregnant and new mothers on the importance of maternal mental … 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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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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Military Moms get a boost from Operation Shower!

Just noticed this great article on how one non-profit is helping military mothers! Our military parents, whether they are the mom staying at home while their partner is deployed overseas, or the mother who must leave her newborn or other … Continue reading

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“Mommy, were you happy the day I was born?” Sylvia Lasalandra’s moving new book for children of mom’s affected by PMADs.

ORDER THE BOOK! Ms. Sylvia Lasalandra Frodella, (or Mrs. “Fro” as she’s known in school circles), has done it again! Having challenged the stigma associated with PMAD’s in her candid bestselling book, A Daughter’s Touch, she has now decided there … Continue reading

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