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.

Promoting Parental Resilience (Mental Health Providers in King Co Only)

April 7 @ 9:00 am - April 9 @ 5:00 pm

The Parent Education & Resilience Collaborative (PERC) Presents: Promoting Parental Resilience through the Childbearing Period; Supporting Parents with Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders A New Training Program for Mental Health…

Perinatal Mental Health, Trauma Informed Care and Resilience for New Parents (Clallam or Jefferson Co Providers Only)

April 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one day training will provide an overview of perinatal mental health with a focus on trauma and trauma informed care.  This training is open to anyone working with families…

Promoting Parental Resilience (Mental Health Providers in King Co Only)

April 29 @ 8:00 am - April 30 @ 5:00 pm

  The Parent Education & Resilience Collaborative (PERC) Presents: Promoting Parental Resilience through the Childbearing Period; Supporting Parents with Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders A New Training Program for Mental…

New Volunteer Training for our Parent Support Warm Line

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  Come volunteer with us! PS-WA is looking for Warm Line volunteers! Are you a parent who has experienced and recovered from postpartum depression, anxiety, postpartum psychosis or other perinatal…

New Parenthood in the Time of COVID: Finding Resilience and Perseverance for Our Clients and Ourselves

May 7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one day training will provide an overview of perinatal mental health with a focus on strategies to support parents experiencing social isolation due to COVID. We will cover key concepts…

Trauma in the Perinatal Period (Pierce County Providers Only)

May 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one day training will provide an overview of trauma in the perinatal period and is appropriate for a range of providers, including OBs, pediatricians, midwives, RNs, social workers, mental health…

Promoting Parental Resilience (Community Care Providers in King Co Only)

May 18 @ 9:00 am - May 24 @ 5:00 pm

Parent Education & Resilience Collaborative (PERC) Presents: A New Training Program for Care Providers of Childbearing Families Funded by Best Starts for Kids to provide workforce development to providers in…

Best Practices in Prevention, Identification and Treatment of Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders – 2 day Training

June 7 @ 9:00 am - June 14 @ 5:00 pm

Learn how to effectively identify and screen parents experiencing perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. This two-day training is appropriate for a range of providers, including OBs, pediatricians, midwives, RNs, social…

Upcoming Community Trainings & Events:

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.

Click here for more information.

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.

Click here to register.

The National Zero Suicide Initiative: Levers for Maternal Mental Health

Host: 2020 Mom and Zero Suicide Institute

Location: Online

Thu, Nov 12, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Join 2020 Mom and our partner Zero Suicide Institute to learn and discuss the national Zero Suicide framework. The Zero Suicide framework is a system-wide, organizational commitment to safer suicide care in health and behavioral health care systems.

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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.