PMD Expert Webinars

President’s Advisory Council
Perinatal Mental Health Webinar Series

Class recordings and handouts available with each registration. View single classes or the whole course — Course available on demand. 

10.5 Credit Hours

Learn from the experts! 

Cheryl Tatano Beck, DNSc, CNM, FAAN
Margaret Spinelli, MD
Susan D. Stone, MSW, LCSW
Vivette Glover, M.A., PhD, D.Sc.
Kathleen A. Kendall Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA
Shoshana Bennett, PhD
Linda Klempner, PhD

Learn more and Register HERE 

This is a seven-class webinar series in perinatal mental health, covering identification, diagnosis, support, treatment, and latest research. The expert faculty, members of the PSI President’s Advisory Council, are experienced clinicians, researchers, and advocates. Topics include: Diagnosis and Screening of Perinatal Mood Disorders; Traumatic Childbirth; Postpartum Psychosis and Infanticide; Dialectical Behavior Therapy; Effects of prenatal stress, anxiety and depression on the fetus and the child; Latest research in postpartum depression; and the Six Types of Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders. Discounted registration fee for PSI Members and Volunteers.

Session 1
Traumatic Childbirth: The Ever-Widening Ripple Effect
Cheryl Tatano Beck, DNSc, CNM, FAAN

Session 2
Dialectical Behavior Therapy – Essential skills for the perinatal period
Susan D. Stone, LCSW

Session 3
Prenatal stress, anxiety and depression: Effects on the fetus and the child and what we can do about it
Vivette Glover, M.A., PhD, D.Sc.

Session 4
What’s New in Postpartum Depression: A Research Review
Kathleen A. Kendall Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA

Session 5
The Six Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders
Shoshana Bennett, PhD

Session 6
Diagnosis and Screening of Perinatal Mood Disorders
Linda Klempner, PhD

Session 7
Postpartum Psychosis and Infanticide
Margaret Spinelli, MD

Continuing Education

  • CMEs
    This Enduring Material activity, PSI President’s Advisory Council Webinars, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 11/25/2018. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Total course is 10.5 CE contact hours.
  • CEs for Psychologists
    Postpartum Support International (PSI) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Postpartum Support International (PSI) maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The total course provides 10.5 CE contact hours.
  • NBCC: Postpartum Support International has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6765. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Postpartum Support International is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. 10.5 CE contact hours.
  • Occupational Therapists: PSI is an approved provider of CEUs by American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Provider #11342. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.
  • Social Workers: Pending approval for 2019.