Volunteer Training

When: Saturday, March 16, 2013 from 10:00am – 5:00pm (lunch provided)
Where: McKenzie Willamette Medical Center, Willamette Room, 1460 G Street, Springfield, OR

Attendees will learn:

  • About perinatal mood disorders beyond the “baby blues” that will affect 750 pregnant and postpartum women, children, and families in Lane County this year alone
  • How maternal mental health affects babies as infants and as they grow into adolescence
  • How to recognize risk factors and symptoms
  • How to support a woman experiencing pregnancy and childbirth related anxiety, anger, severe sadness, feelings of inadequacy, guilt, and extreme fatigue

All those who are interested in becoming a volunteer will need to attend this workshop as one of the first steps in learning how to support families affected by perinatal mood and anxiety disorders.

Cost of Training: $45 includes materials, lunch, and certificate of training.

Please register online by clicking on the Donate Now button located here: http://www.wellmamaoregon.com/.

You may also fill out the Volunteer Application here: http://www.wellmamaoregon.com/wellmama-volunteer/.

Thank you for your interest. We promise to do our best at making your volunteer experience with WellMama special. Thank you again.