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Information, Education, and Training for Professionals

 

Postpartum Support International

PSI offers several online and in-person trainings, offered several times a year in a variety of locations (and virtual).  PSI offers a provider listserv and monthly virtual peer supervision groups. They also hold an annual conference packed with workshops from experts in the field.  New in 2018, PSI now offers a certification in Perinatal Mental Health.

Postpartum Resource Center of NY

The PRCNY offers a variety of trainings for professionals, along with resources and awareness materials.  Learn about  Project 62™ A Perinatal Mental Health Parent Support Network and Safety Net in every New York State community, including the WNY PMAD Coalition (formerly known as the WNY PMAD Task Force).  General Information Contact: 855-631-0001

Postpartum Stress Center

Karen Kleiman offers an intensive postgraduate course at her facility in PA.  Click below for more information about upcoming trainings.  This site also has some wonderful handouts and assessment tools for your clients.

Seleni Institute

Seleni Institute continuing education trainings equip providers, organizations, and advocates to support the emotional health of individuals and families by broadening your skills in perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, loss and bereavement, mental health for young parents, and emotional wellbeing during COVID-19.

 

Scholarship Opportunities

Postpartum Support International - Cynthia Wachenheim Scholarship

This scholarship was created in memory of Cynthia Wachenheim, who lost her life due to Postpartum psychosis. This scholarship is available to providers who practice in the state of NY only.  Scholarship toward conference or training registration will be rewarded up to a maximum of $400.00 per recipient.  For more information visit https://www.postpartum.net/professionals/cw-memorial-scholarship/

Perinatal Mental Health Alliance for People of Color

We are excited to announce that in light of our mission to build capacity among perinatal professionals to better support individuals, families and communities of color around perinatal mood & anxiety disorders, “The Alliance” is offering scholarships for people of color to attend perinatal mental health trainings through Postpartum Support International (PSI). 

Seleni Institute - Scholarship for Maternal Mental Health Professionals

Seleni has launched its Scholarship for Maternal Mental Health Professionals for 2022 in order to continue its support for mothers, parents, and families around the world. Seleni aims to better equip mental health professionals with 100 full scholarships during 2022 through a quarterly application to one of its online trainings.  The online training awarded will change with each quarter.