Midwifery and Mental Health Seminar

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Why Attend

Mental health disorders may impact on the quality of life of the pregnant and postnatal woman as well as the infant, and others around her. According to Beyondblue, the prevalence and incidence of depression and related disorders has been shown to peak in the perinatal period. Attend this two day seminar to enhance your knowledge of mental health within the midwifery context. Topics include:

  • Attitudes to mothers with a mental illness
  • Supporting families faced with the death of a baby during pregnancy or childbirth
  • Screening for postnatal depression and other mental illnesses
  • Latest information on evidence-based treatments
  • Use of psychotropic medications in mothers
  • Substance abuse and effects on baby
  • Tips for effective and therapeutic communication
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