Maternal Mental Health Symposium 2019
WhenFriday September 20, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:15 PM
RoomConference Rooms E, F & G
Registration is now closed. Thank you for your interest.
Registration opens at 8:00 AM. Program times will be available soon. A boxed lunch will be provided.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider number CEP532, for 6 contact hours.
El Camino Health is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
El Camino Health designates this learning activity for a maximum of 6.5AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
If you have any questions, please email Lauren_Johnson@elcaminohealth.org.
- Traumatic Childbirth: The Ever Widening Ripple Effect
Presented by Cheryl Beck, DNSc, CNM, FAAN, University of Connecticut
- Discussion on the risk factors for developing PTSD due to traumatic childbirth and the long-term impact of traumatic childbirth on women and their families.
- I didn’t know I was having a baby – or did I? Pregnancy Denial and Neonaticide
Presented by Diana Barnes, Psy.D., MFT, Center for Postpartum Health
- Discussion of pregnancy denial and concealment.
- Peer Panel Presentation
- Women and their loved ones will discuss their experiences with perinatal mental health conditions.
- Diversity-Informed Approaches to Perinatal and Infant Mental Health
Presented by Gloria Castro, Psy.D., UCSF, Child Trauma Research Program and Elizabeth Lujan, Ph.D., UCSF, Infant-Parent Program
- Reducing ethnic and racial barriers to care for maternal mental health.
- New Kids on the Block; New treatment interventions in maternal mental health
Presented by Nirmaljit Dhami, MD., Medical Director MOMS Program, El Camino Health
- New medication and treatment interventions for women with perinatal mental health conditions.
- Pregnancy as a Window to Mental Health. The Role of the OB GYN in Screening for Mental Health Disorders.
Presented by Amanda Yeaton-Massey, MD, FACOG, Assistant Professor of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, UCSF Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
The Maternal Mental Health Symposium 2019 is funded through support from John and Donna Shoemaker.