WELCOME TO THE TEXAS 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.
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: Ashley Juarez
Dallas Ft. Worth Area
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: Kim Kertsburg, LCSW
Dallas Metroplex, Ft. Worth areas
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: Beth Thomas
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: Melissa Bentley
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: Jacqueline Sim, MA, LMFT-A
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: LaShonta Edwards, BS Psychology
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: MARISA PENA-ALFARO
Telephone: 713-270-8849 x234
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: MARIA ZEITZ
SAN ANTONIO AREA
5433 Gary Cooper St.
San Antonio, TX 78240
If you don’t hear back from me within 24 hours, please call back
TEXAS STATE COORDINATOR: EMILY GUILLERMO
El Paso and Horizon Area Coordinator
El Paso Pregnancy and Postpartum Support
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)
WILLIAMSON COUNTY CRISIS HOTLINE: 512-255-1212 or 1-800-460-7233
TRAVIS COUNTY CRISIS HOTLINE: 512-472-HELP
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.
Wings For Wellness
Mom-to-mom support group
Every 1st & 3rd Wednesday, 10:15-11:45am
The Nappy Shoppe in Plano
3253 Independence Pkwy, Plano, TX 75075
Shelley Shook 214.697.2677
Tyler and surrounding East Texas communities
Website: wings4moms.com (coming soon)
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wings4Moms/351811925027100
El Paso Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Group
Contact: Emily G
Pregnant and Postpartum Groups
Brazos Valley Council on Alcohol and Substance Abuse
Pregnant and Postpartum Intervention
405 W. 28th Street
Bryan, Texas 77803
Please contact Yasmin Brown, Program Manager.
Beyond the Joy PPD Support Group
Methodist Healthcare System
Group meets twice a month and a PPD class is offered once a month.
Contact person: Maria Zeitz, LPC, MS.,RN
Telephone: 210.520.1646 or Cell: 210.860.4702
Postpartum Support for Moms
Thursdays 10am – 11:30 am (English and Spanish)
Free, no registration required. Babies 0-12 months welcome.
6207 Sheridan Ave.
Austin, Texas 78723
Weekly, free open and ongoing drop in support group for new mothers and babies. Facilitated by Dr. Kelly Boyd
FREE!: Telephone Parent Help Line for new parents 512-334-4444
Pregnant and postpartum Support Group
Monday Nights 6:30pm – 8:00pm
$5 Optional donation for room rental
Babies 0-12 months welcome
Circle C Community Center, Conference Room
7817 La Crosse Avenue
Austin, TX 78739
Facilitated by: Melissa Bentley and Amy Duckwell
Brown Bag Lunch Mom’s Circle
Time: Every Wednesday, 12:00 pm to 1:00pm
Center For Postpartum Family Health
3418 Mercer, Suite 100
Houston, TX 77027
Park in back for easy stroller access
For more information contact
Pregnancy and Postpartum Depression Support Group
Classroom 150 in the Education Dept
The Woman’s Hospital of Texas
7600 Fannin, Houston, TX 77054
Free for women, babies and support people
Mondays (except holidays) 12:30-1:30 pm
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Join us on the South Steps of the Texas State Capitol Sat., April 30, 2016 from 12:30-3:30 p.m.
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 the PSI Office.
If you are interested in volunteering, please contact PSI Executive Director Wendy Davis with any questions.