PSI Social Support Webinar Series

01/01/2021 12:00 AM - 09/10/2025 PT


  • $200.00  -  Online Recordings of complete Series (10 Classes)
  • $30.00  -  1: Introduction to Social Support for Perinatal Mental Health - Wendy Davis
  • $30.00  -  2: Overview of Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders for Social Support
  • $30.00  -  3: Telephone and Email Support; Emergency Protocols & Boundaries
  • $30.00  -  4. Developing Social Support Groups and Guidelines
  • $30.00  -  5. Hospital-Based Screening & Support Programs
  • $30.00  -  6. Involving Dads, Partners, and Families
  • $30.00  -  7. Addressing Cultural Diversity
  • $30.00  -  8. Volunteers - Recruiting, Training & Supporting
  • $30.00  -  9. Funding & Marketing, Non-Profit Development; Data Collection and Evaluation
  • $30.00  -  10. Building Community and Provider Relationships; Resources for Social Support Organizations


Pre-recorded: Link to recordings will be sent to your email


The PSIĀ Perinatal Social Support webinar series is a pre-recorded 10-class course that shares information and resources about developing support networks for pregnant and postpartum families. This web series is designed for all social support advocates for pregnant and postpartum women and families, including volunteers, group facilitators, community members, and providers involved in developing support groups or networks. Learn from experienced leaders about supporting pregnant and postpartum moms, dads, and families. You'll hear about successful telephone support, groups, community networks, recruiting and training volunteers, fundraising, and more.


All sessions are recorded and available for registered participants. You can purchase this series or individual classes. We will send you the recordings and handouts, and a certificate of completion after you watch the complete series.  

PSI member Discount: Log in to the PSI Portal to receive the member rate. Learn more or become a PSI member here:

  • Session 1Introduction to Perinatal Mental Health Social Support Wendy Davis, PhD, PMH-C
  • Session 2: Overview of Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders for Social Support - Wendy N Davis, PhD, PMH-C, PSI Executive Director
  • Session 3Providing Support: Telephone Warmlines and Email Support - Crystal Clancy, Tonya Fulwider, Wendy Davis and Emergency Protocols & Boundaries - Wendy Davis
  • Session 4: Developing Support Groups and Guidelines: Guidelines for support groups and classes: guidelines, formats, attendance, outreach - Sarah Checcone, Crystal Clancy, Tonya Fulwider
  • Session 5Hospital-Based Screening & Support Programs: System of referral, screening and algorithms, working with physicians and other providers - Birdie Gunyon Meyer, Lita Simanis, Melissa Hoffman, Alison Palmer
  • Session 6Involving Dads, Partners, and Families - Danny Singley, Lita Simanis, Christina Hibbert 
  • Session 7Addressing Cultural Diversity - Natashia Fuksman, Marisela Rosales, Dalia Kenig
  • Session 8Volunteers - Recruiting, Training & Supporting - Crystal Clancy, Wendy Davis AND Community Presentations & Public Awareness - Birdie Gunyon Meyer
  • Session 9Funding & Marketing, Non-Profit Development - Wendy Davis AND Data Collection and Evaluation - Maureen Provenzale
  • Session 10Building Relationships with Community Partners & Providers. Connecting with local resources, creating provider resource list- Misty Wainwright, Nancy Robert AND Resources for Social Support Organizations: online groups and resources, training and education, social media support, blogs and websites, books, materials, specialized treatment facilities - Wendy Davis, Birdie Gunyon Meyer

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