Resources for New Families
Information, classes, support and more for new families and families who are expecting.
Advanced Perinatal Mental Health Psychotherapy PSI | April 11, 2023
PSI’s Advanced Perinatal Mental Health Psychotherapy Training is an evidence-based curriculum designed for mental health and psychotherapy providers who have previously completed at least fourteen hours of perinatal mental health training.
Perinatal Mood Disorders: Components of Care | April 19-20, 2023
This two-day course, taught by expert and engaging faculty, uses 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.
BabySteps Savings Plan
A program provided by MA State Treasurer’s Office to jumpstart families into saving for future college, vocational and technical training costs. The program aims to encourage families to save for their child’s post-secondary education by providing a free $50 deposit into their child’s 529 savings account. This information is available in many languages. Click the button below to access mass.gov.
Maternal Depression Resource List
It is normal to feel overwhelmed, uncertain, and sensitive as you learn about motherhood, especially in the first few weeks. If the troubles with adjusting to your new role persist, getting information and help as soon as possible can make a big difference in your ability to cope.
Out of the Blue: Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Support Group
Join Duffy Health Center and connect with other parents in a supportive, judgement free environment where you can focus on your well-being and learn more about these very common disorders. This group is free, there is no commitment, and babies are welcome!