Perinatal Anxiety & Depression Seminar

Perinatal Anxiety & Depression Seminar

These seminars provide professional development for those supporting families affected by mental illness related to pregnancy, childbirth and early parenthood. When participants leave each seminar, they will better understand how these topics impact families and have strengthened their knowledge and skills to help improve perinatal outcomes.

Liora Noy
A holistic approach to breastfeeding issues
and maternal well being
Frances Mason & Karen Kjestrup
AoD Clinicians - Whanganui DHB
Use of drugs & alcohol during pregnancy
Brendon Smith
Kidz Need Dadz
Perinatal Mental Health & Dads
Dr Joanne Stephen-Tastard
Whanganui DHB
ACE’s – Adverse Childhood Experiences
How you can be part of the solution!
Joanna Heap
Supporting Parents, Healthy Children (COPMIA)
Dr John McMenamin
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Pauline Humm-Johnson
Whanganui DHB
Maternal Mental Health

Registration Options
• Non Member Earlybird rate $100 or full rate $140
• PADA Member Earlybird rate $85 or full rate $125
• Full time students Earlybird rate $85 or full rate $125

Early bird payment cut off is 16 September

Registrations now open – click on link to register


Wednesday 16 October 2019
Lecture Theatre, Whanganui Hospital, 100 Heads Rd, Whanganui