As part of the Magnolia Place Maternal Depression Systems Improvement Project, The Los Angeles Perinatal Mental Health Task Force is offering its Basic Training on Perinatal Mental Health on September 22 from 9am -noon at Magnolia Place Family Center
The training is focused on raising awareness around perinatal/maternal depression and its effects on the mother, early childhood development, attachment, parenting and the family. The training incorporates current knowledge about perinatal mood disorders with a strengths -based approach that includes the protective factors and the cultivation of empathy and cultural competence.
This training will be geared toward mental health interns and professionals in the Magnolia Place catchment area.
It is free of charge.
For more information please contact:
Caron Post, Director Task Force