TRAININGS FOR PERINATAL PROVIDERS

Provider Trainings and Events hosted by Perinatal Support Washington are featured below:

Our most common trainings include our Best Practices in Prevention, Identification and Treatment of Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders (1 Day Foundation Training or 2 Day Comprehensive Training Options), Birth Trauma For Therapists and Allied Birth Professionals, Group Peer Support Facilitator Training.  Want to bring a Perinatal Support Washington training to your organization? Learn more about our training and explore how we can collaborate.

* Looking for a custom training for your staff? Get in touch with us! We offer a ride range of trainings with CEUs.

Group Peer Support (GPS) Consultation Groups FREE – WEDNESDAYS

October 20, 2021 @ 11:00 am - June 15, 2022 @ 12:30 pm

Every third Wednesday (11am-12:30pm PST) FREE monthly consultation groups for those who have attended a Group Peer Support training through Perinatal Support Washington.

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Group Peer Support (GPS) Consultation Groups FREE – TUESDAYS

January 25 @ 10:30 am - June 28 @ 12:00 pm

Every fourth Tuesday (10:30am-12pm PST) FREE monthly consultation groups for those who have attended a Group Peer Support training through Perinatal Support Washington.

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Perinatal Mental Health Best Practices (Whatcom County)

June 3 @ 9:00 am - June 9 @ 12:30 pm

Open to WA State Providers who practice in Whatcom County. This 2 track training will provide the opportunity for clinical and non-clinical professionals to gain confidence in screening, referrals, and…

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Best Practices in Prevention, Identification & Treatment of Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders

June 6 @ 9:00 am - June 13 @ 5:00 pm

This training is open to Washington state providers. A limited number of spots available for King County providers. Learn how to effectively identify and screen parents experiencing perinatal mood and…

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Best Practices in Prevention, Identification & Treatment of Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders for East African Parents

June 15 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

For WA state providers who serve East African families. This training will provide an overview of the spectrum of perinatal mental health through a cultural lense & how the pandemic…

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Perinatal Mental Health Support, Engagement, Screening & Referrals (Okanogan County)

June 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

For WA state providers who practice in Okanogan County. This training will provide an overview of the spectrum of perinatal mental health and how the pandemic has impacted families and…

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Upcoming Community Trainings & Events:

Moms’ Access Project ECHO: CME Series
UW’s Perinatal Substance Use & Mental Health Case Conference Series

Host: The University of Washington School of
Medicine

Location: Online

Dates: 1st Wednesday of the month. October 2021 through July 2022 from 12:00-1:00pm PST

The program aims to increase frontline provider capacity to address  common mental disorders in pregnancy and postpartum. Program format is brief didactic followed by in depth case  presentation and discussion.

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Free Racialized Trauma Course

Host: Cultural Somatics Training & Institute

Location: Online

We can't help ourselves even begin to heal radicalized trauma if we don't acknowledge that it even exists. 5 session ecourse.

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Advancing Racial Equity in Maternal Mental Health Policy

Host: Shiva Sethi

Location: Online

Dates: Ongoing/ On Demand

During this webinar Shiva Sethi will provide an overview of and answer questions about his report, Advancing Racial Equity in Maternal Mental Health Policy. The report discusses racial inequities in maternal mental health, factors that have lead to those inequities, and key strategies that policymakers can use to fight those inequities based on successes across the country.

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Our goal is to provide a central place for trainings related to perinatal mental health and well-being. Please feel free to send us your training or forward trainings in your communities. Please email us today.

Additional Trainings & Resources:

Discover local perinatal mental health resources and referrals with our county & family resource pages. Download your free copies here:

In addition to the trainings above, continuing education courses on mood and anxiety disorders are available from the following organizations:

 

*Perinatal Support Washington is not responsible for the contents of any the websites and inclusion in this list does not indicate that Perinatal Support Washington is endorsing the policies, procedures, or views contained therein.