Clinical Consultation Groups- Online

Feb 15 2016

Clinical Consultation Groups- Online

November 10, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
$75 per month. Pay in full or set up payments.

Perinatal Support Washington is pleased to be partnering with local area perinatal specialists to provide Clinical Consult Groups on perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. These consult groups offer a forum to meet with peers and colleagues to confidentially discuss clinical issues. They are suitable for all mental health practitioners.

The following group locations are available:

Online, led by Heidi Koss, LMHC–  2nd Friday of each month beginning Nov 10th 12-2 (Pacific Standard)

The consult groups require a commitment of all 10 monthly consultation meetings.
Each meeting is 2 hours long. The first hour will have discussion on a perinatal mental health topic with assigned readings. The second hour will be case consultation discussion.
20 CEUs provided by Perinatal Support of WA at the completion of the year-long program based on participation- MAs, MSWs, MFTs.

This activity has been submitted to the Washington State Nurses Association Approver of Continuing Nursing Education (A-CNE) for approval to award contact hours. The Washington State Nurses Association Approver of Continuing Nursing Education (A-CNE) is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Fee is $75/consult session.

Each group will follow the same curriculum topic schedule.

Week 1 – Perinatal Depression

Week 2 – Perinatal Anxiety – Intrusive/scary thoughts, OCD

Week 3 – Adjustment issues:  addressing ‘shoulds’ and unrealistic expectations of American mothering.

Week 4 – Perinatal management of bipolar disorder and postpartum psychosis.

Week 5 – Birth trauma

Week 6 – Breastfeeding and perinatal mental health.

Week 7 – Perinatal loss: miscarriage, stillbirth, preparing for pregnancy after loss.

Week 8 – Medications during pregnancy and lactation.

Week 9 – Supporting parent during and after the NICU.

Week 10 – Sexual abuse survivors and perinatal mood and anxiety disorders

For more info contact