Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: What Every Care Provider Must Know-Advanced Course, Pt 2

Dates: December 11, 2019

Meets: W from 8:45 AM to 12:30 PM

Hours: 3.50

Location: GRAND RAPIDS - BIK 330

COURSE: $49.00

Online registration is not available at this time. Please contact our office for more information.

 Phone: (616)331-7180  Email:

This training will assist the attendees in the understanding, identification, and treatment for women who experience a Perinatal Mood Disorders. Through active participation and video, participants will gain firsthand knowledge of pertinent questions when interviewing and assessing women and fathers with PMD. Small and large group discussion, role playing, and interviewing activities regarding symptoms, disorders, risk factors, treatment options, breastfeeding impacts, cultural perspectives, screening tools, and resources are addressed.

This course is Part Two in a two part series. It is intended to be an advanced course for only those attendees who have completed Part One.

Objectives: Participants will

1. Review and differentiate between the symptoms of each Perinatal Mood Disorder using client interviewing skills
2. Review PMD Risk Factors and describe interviewing techniques for women who are high risk, including counseling recommendations
3. Review PMD screening instrument results with women, including follow up recommendations
4. Discuss PMD prevalence and presentation in Fathers with video instruction

Recommended for LBSW and LMSW intermediate and advanced skill levels.
Fee: $49.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)COURSE$ 49.00
Course Fee (Alternate)SSW Field Education Supervisor$ 36.00
Course Fee (Alternate)GVSU Social Work Faculty$ 15.00


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Grand Valley State University
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Grand Rapids, MI 49504


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