Psychopharmacology in Perinatal Mental Health

03/19/2019 12:00 PM - 01/02/2026 06:30 PM ET


Recorded Webinars


  • $100.00  -  Webinar Recording
  • $80.00  -  Student or Medical Resident
  • $70.00  -  PSI Volunteer


Go to Webinar Recording: Link sent after registration


PSI presents "Psychopharmacology in Perinatal Mental Health," an educational presentation of a live webinar presented by Chris Raines, APRN-BC. The 2-hour webinar covers Pharmacological Interventions in Pregnancy, Postpartum and Lactation and is designed as an intermediate level educational event in the study of perinatal mental health. Recording is sent to your email after registration is complete. Discounts for PSI members and volunteers.


Title: Psychopharmacology in Perinatal Mental Health

Faculty: Chris Raines, RN MSN APRN-BC

Session Outline: 

  • Pharmacological Interventions in Pregnancy, Postpartum and Lactation
  • Evidence based research
  • Evaluating Studies and Articles
  • Talking with families about medication
  • Medication: Dosages, Choices, Pitfalls and When and How to Consult, Case Studies


The webinar is recorded and available for viewing at your own pace.To receive credit and certificate, attendees must complete a 15 question post-quiz and pass with 80% minimum. The link to the class and to the post-test is sent to your email after you register. 

PSI members discount:

If you are signed in to your member portal,  you will receive 20% off the registration fee for any ticket type. If you are not yet a PSI member but want to be, join here. Discount will be applied on the last page of registration. 

Continuing Education Credits: 2 hours

  • CMEs: This Enduring Material activity, Pharmacologic Treatment in Perinatal Mood Disorders, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval is from 06/16/2021-6/16/2022. AMA/AAFP Equivalency: AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PR Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award.

  • Psychologists:  Postpartum Support International (PSI) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Postpartum Support International (PSI) maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The webinar course provides 2.0 CE contact hours.

  • Occupational Therapists: PSI is an approved provider of CEUs by American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Provider #11342. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.

  • NURSES: This activity has been submitted to Oregon Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Oregon Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

  • CAPPA: CAPPA accepts continuing education credits provided by Postpartum Support International

  • Social Workers: Pending approval


This course can be applied toward the Perinatal Mental Health Certification (PMH-C) training requirement, as 2 hours toward the 14 hour minimum perinatal mental health training. Learn more about the path to PMH Certification.


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