WELCOME TO THE ARIZONA RESOURCE PAGE FOR PSI.
We are glad you found us. This page lists the PSI Support Coordinators and other area resources such as groups, telephone support, and reliable services that are available for no charge. We also list local events, trainings, and volunteer opportunities.
PLEASE CONTACT YOUR PSI SUPPORT COORDINATOR:
PSI Coordinators are volunteers who offer caring and informed support and resources to moms and their families. They also provide information and resources for area providers who are caring for pregnant and postpartum families. Your area coordinators are listed below. Please don’t hesitate to contact us; we want to hear from you even if you don’t see your area mentioned.
ARIZONA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: CAROLE SHEEHAN
PO Box 535
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
ARIZONA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: DEANN DAVIES
DeAnn Davies, MS, CLC
Director, Healthy Steps for Young Children
Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center
300 W. White Mountain Blvd, Ste. C
Lakeside, AZ 85929
ARIZONA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Michelle Lacy, MA,LPC
Women’s Health Innovations of Arizona
East Valley Maternal Wellness
1166 E. Warner Rd ste. 101
Gilbert, Az 85296
ARIZONA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Kim Kriesel
ARIZONA STATE CO-COORDINATOR: Lucia Ciciolla, Ph.D.
Phoenix Metro Area
In an emergency: PSI is a volunteer organization devoted to providing social support and resources to women and their families. We will return your call or email as quickly as we can, but we can not provide an immediate response in an emergency. If you do need immediate assistance, please use one of the following resources now:
SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
The following groups offer support at no charge for women who are at risk of or are experiencing distress such as isolation, depression, anxiety, fearful thoughts, insomnia, trauma, and other difficulties during pregnancy or postpartum. Support groups provide a safe and caring place for connection and recovery. Please call or email for more information.
Arizona Postpartum Wellness Coalition
Christina Hibbert, PsyD, Founder / President
Telephone: Arizona Warmline 888-434-MOMS (6667)
This number is for moms and families to get support and resource information, and for professionals to arrange for educational programs, receive brochures or resource information. This is a voice-mail and calls are returned between 9 AM and 8 PM. If you have not received a call back by the next day, please call again.
Tucson Postpartum Depression Coalition
The mission of this organization is to promote access to education, screening and treatment for women with perinatal mood disorders. Jenny’s Light foundation has assisted the Coalition by funding focus groups in 2011 to learn more about the community and professional perceptions about perinatal mood disorders and needs for identification and referral.
Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital Tucson
350 N. Wilmot Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85711
Every Wednesday, 6-7:30 PM
Babies are welcome
Call Terry Scallon RN for directions at 520-873-6858
Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Group
Time: Wednesday, 5-6 PM
Serafina Women’s Services
502 N. Silverbell Rd
Tucson, AZ 85745
Kristin Russell MA
Child care available
Mother to Mother
Pregnancy & Postpartum Adjustment Support Group
Northwest Medical Center, Women’s Center
1920 W. Rudasill Road
Tucson, AZ 85704
Time: Wednesdays from 10:00a-11:30am
Location: Event Center adjacent to the Women’s Center
Sierra Vista Regional Health Center Postpartum
Wellness Support Group
Time: 2nd & 4th Tuesday of Every Month, 10 am – 11-am
Location: SVRHC Wellness Depot in the Sierra Vista Mall (to the right of Sears)
2200 S. El Mercado Loop
Sierra Vista, AZ
Contact: Ellen Ackerman RN
Dignity Health’s Free Weekly
Pregnancy and Postpartum Adjustment Support Group
Wednesday’s from 1-2:30pm
1760 E. Pecos Road Suite 235
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Park on the 2nd floor of the parking garage and take the pedestrian
across. Follow signs.
Infants and Toddlers are welcome to attend with parent.
Parents are free to bring a support person
The group does not meet the weeks of July 4th/Thanksgiving/Christmas
or New Years.
For more information on the group contact Missy Beauchamp
Resource Link: 408-728-5414
Banner Desert Medical Center Support Group
Free Pregnancy and Postpartum Adjustment Support Group
No registration necessary and Babies are welcome.|
Time: Tuesdays at 10-11:30 am
1400 S. Dobson Road, Mesa, AZ
2145 Building, Room 119
Parking available in front of 2145 building
Mother to Mother Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Group
St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center Learning Institute at Park Central Mall
3115 N 3rd Avenue, Suite 132
Phoenix, AZ 85013
Time: Group meets 1st and 4th Friday (except Nov and Dec when it meets 1st and 3rd Friday)
For more information, contact group facilitator Zoe Coleman, RN
PARKING: Park in 6th Ave Garage. Get voucher for FREE Parking. Enter Main Entrance and go to Cafeteria Dining Room A. No registration needed.
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
New Moms Gathering
5555 W. Thunderbird Rd.
Glendale, AZ 85306
2nd and 4th Tuesday 11-12:30
FREE. Babies are welcome
Contact: Karleen Lee MS, RN
S. Central Family Health Center
Pregnancy and Postpartum Depression Support Group
Spanish and English
33 W. Tamarisk
Phoenix, AZ 85041
FREE: Babies are welcome
Contact: Maritsa Beltran MSW
Pregnancy and Postpartum Anxiety and Depression Support Group
North Country Healthcare
2920 N. 4th Ave.
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Infants and partners welcome. No childcare for older children
Star Kelley, Rachel Josefchuk. 928-707-0748
Maricopa Integrated Health System/Maricopa Medical Center
Bilingual Pregnancy and Postpartum Depression Support Groups
Time: Every Wednesday 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
2525 E. Roosevelt St. 2nd Floor (located in the Family Learning Center)
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Contact: Debra Welborn, MHA
Babies and Young Children Welcome
Maricopa Integrated Health System
South Central Family Health Center
Location: 33 W. Tamarisk (located in the Family Learning Center)
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Time: Every Thursday 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Contact: Debra Welborn, MHA
Babies and Young Children Welcome
Banner Gateway Medical Center
1900 N Higley Rd
Held in one of our Grand Canyon Conference rooms
Every Thursday 10:00-11:30 except for July 4th week, Thanksgiving and Christmas
No Registration Needed
Babies are Welcome
Contact Michele Stanley RN
Prenatal Patient & Family Educator/Coordinator
Please contact the PSI Office if you would like to list a support group here.
PSI Perinatal Mood Disorders Phoenix
Please contact the PSI Office if you would like to list an event here.
If you are aware of a perinatal resource for families that is not listed here, if a current listing needs updating, or if you would like to apply to be listed here, please contact us.
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact PSI Executive Director, Wendy Davis with any questions.