Free Postpartum Depression Resources

June 16, 2014 | Comment

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) 

 

Postpartum International: 1-800-944-4773

www.postpartum.net

*Great site that helps educate family, friends, and healthcare providers so that moms and moms-to be can get the support they need and recover.

 

Postpartum Progress:

http://www.postpartumprogress.com

*A very informative site that provides many resources to support PPD sufferers. They also have a free Postpartum progress private forum.

*I am a partner with this group.

Postpartum Depression online quiz:

www.pediatrics.about.com

*Enter Postpartum Depression Screening Quiz into the search slot to pull up the questionnaire.

http://nj.gov/health/fhs/postpartumdepression/pdf/PPD-Edinburgh-Scale.pdf

*Edinburgh Scale is used to help determine if a mother is suffering from depression.

 

Postpartum Dads:

http://postpartumdads.org

*This website is intended to help dads and families by providing firsthand information and guidance through the experience of PPD.

 

Winnie Palmer Hospital:

*http://www.orlandohealth.com/winniepalmerhospital/HealthResources/Supportgroup.aspx?pid=4707

Mothers Matter: An Emotional Support Group for Pregnant and Postpartum Women

This is an open support group for pregnant and postpartum women. Whether it is stress, adjustment to parenting, normal Baby Blues, or pregnancy or postpartum depression/anxiety Mothers Matter is here to help. The group will provide peer to peer support, emotional support, a safe place to talk about the anxieties of facing motherhood, facilitation by a Licensed Clinician specialized in Perinatal Mood Disorders, educational materials, and resources.

Where:89 West Copeland Dr., 3rd Floor, Orlando, Fl 32806
When:Every Tuesday and Friday from 10:30am – 11:30am
There is no fee for attending. For further information and registration, contact 321.841.1048

 

 

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