Webinar: Strategies for Improving Maternal Mental Health Locally

Date: Monday, January 26, 2015

Joy Burkhard, MBA
Founder and Director, California Maternal Mental Health Collaborative
2020 Mom Project, Campaign
Cigna Regulatory Affairs Manager, Lead MMH Team

Tulare County
• Cathy Volpa, RN, PHN, MCAH Director
• Tammy Wiggins, Supervising Nurse I, MCAH Coordinator

Butte County
• Ann Dickman, PHN, MCAH Health Director

Outline and Objectives:
1. Introduce the 2020 Mom Project
    • Bringing stakeholders together to increase and improve awareness, diagnosis, and treatment of maternal mental health disorders
2. Tulare County: Perinatal Wellness Program (PWP)
    • Perinatal Depression Awareness Month – May
    • WIC Collaboration
3. Butte County: Mothers Strong – Building Strong Families
   • PMAD Workgroup
   • Mothering Summit in May

• Streaming recording link

• Emerging Considerations in Maternal Mental Health (pdf) 
• Perinatal Wellness, Tulare County MCAH (pdf)
• Butte County PAMD Work group (pdf)

Referenced Links and Materials
• 2020 Mom Project
• National Coalition for Maternal Mental Health
• Speak Up When You’re Down Resources
• LA Best Babies Network 
• California Maternal Mental Health Collaborative
• NIHCM Foundation Issue Brief, Identifying and Treating Maternal Depression: Strategies & Considerations for Health Plans, June 2010 (pdf)
• Protocol for Perinatal Wellness Program, Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency (pdf)
A Lifecourse Approach to Health Development (pdf)
• Self-care Program for Women with Postpartum Depression (pdf)