WELCOME TO THE MINNESOTA 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 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. Please don’t hesitate to contact us; we want to hear from you.
NORTHERN MINNESOTA COORDINATOR: ANNIE CHOATE
Birth and Postpartum Doula
MINNESOTA STATE COORDINATOR: KRISTA POST, MA, LP
4500 Park Glen Road, Suite 150
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
MINNESOTA STATE COORDINATOR: SUZANNE SWANSON, PHD, LP
1108 Grand Ave., #2
St. Paul, MN 55105
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)
ANOKA COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS LINE: 763-236-7911
CARVER EMERGENCY SOCIAL SERVICES AND EMERGENCY INTERVENTION:
DAKOTA CRISIS INTERVENTION CENTER: 952-891-7171
HENNEPIN ACUTE PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES: 612-873-3161
BEHAVIORAL EMERGENCY OUTREACH PROGRAMS (BEOP): 612-873-2011
CRISIS CONNECTION: 612-379-6363
RAMSEY CRISIS / MENTAL HEALTH UNIT: 651-266-7900
REGIONS HOSPITAL CRISIS PROGRAM: 651-254-1000
SHERBURNE ST. CLOUD MENTAL HEALTH CENTER: 800-635-8008
WASHINGTON HUMAN SERVICES, INC.: 651-777-4455
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.
Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Minnesota
Mpls/Abbott Northwestern Hospital Group
When: Tuesdays, 1:30 to 3 p.m.
Where: Allina Mental Health –
Abbott Northwestern Hospital Outpatient Clinic, MN
Contact: Jennifer Johnson, MA, LP
St Paul/United Hospital Group
West St. Paul
Ongoing free PPD support group
When: Wednesdays, 1:30 to 3 p.m.
Where: Dakota County Northern Service Center
1 Mendota Road West, MN
Contact: Rosalyn Voigt, MS, RNC, CLC
Daisy Dash 5K
Sunday May 17th
Kid Fun Run 1:00
5K run 1:30
5K walk 1:45
8th Annual Beyond the Baby Blues Conference
Thursday, May 28 2015
8:30am to 4:00pm
Website to Register
3rd Annual Climb Out of The Darkness
(sponsored by Postpartum Progress Inc.)
Saturday, June 20, 2015
3:00 pm Nature climb at Minnehaha Falls
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 at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact PSI Program Director Wendy Davis with any questions.