Postpartum Depression Events

Weekly Open Forums for Calls

Postpartum Support International conducts free open forum sessions every Wednesday for moms and first Mondays of the month for Dads Via 800 bridgeline.  Imagine the benefits of being able to talk with a PSI PPD expert about resources, symptoms, options and general information about perinatal mood disorders from the privacy of your own home. No need to arrange child care or transportation. No need to pre-register or give your name. Sessions are informational only and open to anyone with questions and concerns about themselves, a loved one, friend or family member. Limited to the first 15 callers.

Click here for the call schedule and access codes, or call PSI’s main office at 1-800-944-4773 for further information.

Upcoming Events in Illinois

September 2017 

Emotional Wellness For Moms Workshop

Partners and babies are also welcome.

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at 1pm – 2.30pm
3400 Dundee Rd., Suite 245
Northbrook, IL 60062

The workshop is FREE.

Pre-registration required by Monday May 15th 2017.

Call PPD IL Alliance director Dr. Sarah Allen on 847 791-7722 to register or for more information click here.

PPD Alliance of Illinois Cubs Fundraiser

Please join us for our next Cubs Game annual fundraiser in May 2018  at Wrigley Field.

For more info visit www.ppdil.org/cubs-fundraiser

PHD (Preservation of Human Dignity) Fundraiser

Join PHD’s Young Professionals Board as they host a fun run/walk supporting local moms and their families to end Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week Walk/run starts at 10:00am. According to a 2016 Northwestern Medicine Study, 1 in 7 women have significant depressive symptoms after childbirth. At PHD, we help these moms who experience postpartum depression, anxiety, grief/loss issues, and anything related to parenthood. For more information about PHD, please visit www.sphd.org.

 

Professional Training for Perinatal Mood Disorders

Healthcare Alternative Systems (HAS) Postpartum Depression Program

Offers PPD educational workshops for healthcare and social service providers.
For more information please call Jennifer Novak, MS, LMFT, LPC, Program Manager – jnovak@hascares.org or 773-292-4242 (ext. 28)

Postpartum Support International

Perinatal Mood Disorders: Components of Care:
Click here for more information about Postpartum Support International’s  Components of Care trainings
or call PSI directly on 503-894-9453.

PSI Annual Conference Annually in June 
Click here for more information about the PSI annual conference