Perinatal Mental Health Training for Providers 2018

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April 2017 WellMama’s 3rd Annual Perinatal Mental Health Summit

Nurse Training: April 27th

Location: Unitarian Church

Presenter: Wendy Davis, PhD Postpartum Support International

Curriculum for this training will include recognition of PMDs & PTSD in antepartum/labor/postpartum patients. Communication skills surrounding critical events to prevent PTSD, also including NICU, difficult birth experiences and unexpected cesareans. Local resources in the community will also be covered.

This training is open, but not limited to nurses.

Provider Training: April 27th

Location: Ranier Room, Riverbend Annex

Presenters: Wendy Davis PhD Postpartum Support International

Nicole Cirino MD Professor of Psychiatry OHSU

Curriculum for the provider training will include medication safety in lactation and pregnancy. Crisis management, a psychology perspective. Communication skill in difficult birth, unexpected cesareans, prevention of PTSD and Cultural differences in birth/minority groups in mental health. Local resources in our communities and universal screenings for PMDs will also be included.

General Training: April 28th

Location: Unitarian Church

Presenter: Wendy Davis, PhD Postpartum Support International

PMD 101 and universal screening tools for PMDs. Cultural Competency in birth/minorities in mental health.

This training is open to everyone. Scholarships available.

Intended Audience: Midwives, doulas, social workers, nurses, therapists, lactation consultants, volunteers. Open to everyone. Scholarships are available.