Maternal Mental Health and the ROSE Program - February 20, 2024

The topic for this webinar is maternal mental health, and features presentations from Orange County, Stanislaus County, and Marin County on the Reach Out, Stay Strong, Essentials (ROSE) for mothers of newborns Program. 

The ROSE Program is an evidence-based program that has been shown to reduce cases of postpartum depression by half among low-income women in a series of randomized control trials. The ROSE Program has been specifically cited in the new U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation regarding the prevention of perinatal depression.


Orange County - Michele Cheung shares an overview of the ROSE Program's in Orange County and its efficacy in preventing postpartum depression. You can access Orange County's slides hereJanira Perez from MOMs Orange County discusses the implementation of the ROSE Program in Orange County. You can access the slides here.

Stanislaus County - Vanessa Lopez Assah discusses the successes, challenges, and lessons learned from implementing the ROSE Program in Stanislaus County. You can access the slides here.

Marin County - Ivana Jagodoc discusses the Postpartum Support Center's implementation of the ROSE Program, and the benefits, outcomes, and challenges of implementing the program. You can access the slides here.

You can access the webinar recording here.