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June 18, 2018 | All Day
Multi-day event from June 18, 2018 to June 19, 2018
Category: Special Event
Location: Student Center Ballroom | Map
5221 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: 375
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

Earn 14.5 clinical social work MI CE's upon completion of this two-day course, taught by expert and engaging faculty using a thorough, evidence-based curriculum designed for psychiatrists, nurses, physicians, social workers, mental health providers, childbirth professionals, social support providers, and anyone interested in building skills for assessment and treatment of perinatal mood disorders.

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Presenters Include: Birdie Gunyon Meyer, RN, MA; Michelle Lacy, MA, LPC; TBA, MD

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Identify the challenges faced when identifying and treating Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.
2. Describe the symptoms and understand the differential diagnosis of prenatal and postpartum depression, anxiety, panic disorder, OCD, PTSD, bipolar disorders and psychosis.
3. Discuss psychopharmacology as it relates to pregnancy, postpartum, and lactation.
4. Assess prenatal and postpartum risk factors.
5. Assess for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.
6. Identify treatment options for PMADs.
7. Discuss breastfeeding and PMADs.
8. Develop psychosocial and self-help treatment plans as well as appropriate psychotherapy techniques and alternative therapies
9. State appropriate psychotherapy modalities.
10. Indicate consequences of untreated Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.
11. Discuss effects and consequences on partners.
12. Identify social support, legislative changes, and community resources, including how to set up support groups and offer social support.
13. Discuss cultural differences and PMADs.
14. Discuss spirituality and PMADs.

When: Monday, June 18, 2018 - Tuesday, June 19, 2018 from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST

CEU's: 14.5 Clinical Social Work continuing education contact hours (AAFP CMEs, APA, CA BRN, NBCC and NSW CEs also available)

Registration Fees:

Full Registration Fee................................................ $375.00
PSI Member Registration Fee.................................... $325.00
PSI Volunteer or Student Registration Fee................. $275.00

If you need a discount code for one of the discounted rates listed above, please contact Orrin Banta at or (530) 872-3896 extension 4.

Your registration includes a light breakfast and lunch, training manual, handouts, and certification of continuing education credits.

Registration Deadline: June 8, 2018.

Cancellation Policy: If you cancel before June 9, 2018, you will get a full refund minus a $50.00 processing fee. If you cancel June 9, 2018 or later, you will be refunded 50% of your registration fee minus a $50.00 processing fee. Fees can be transferred to future events, and substitutions are accepted.

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For more information about this event, please contact Sarah Doyle at 313-577-4409 or