Resources

Los Angeles County’s mental health resource guide:
http://www.lapublichealth.org/CMS/docs/Mental_Health_Resources.pdf

Postpartum Support International is dedicated to helping women suffering from perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, including postpartum depression: www.postpartum.net.

PSI Support Map to find local help- http://www.postpartum.net/Get-Help.aspx

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CO-COORDINATOR:

GABRIELLE KAUFMAN, MA, ADTR, NCC
LOS ANGELES

6310 San Vicente Bl. #350
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Telephone: 310-289-2202

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA OUTREACH:

STEPHANIE MORALES, MA, LMFT
LOS ANGELES AREA OUTREACH COORDINATOR & SPANISH WARMLINE VOLUNTEER

2780 Skypark Drive, Ste. 205
Torrance, CA 90505
Available for trainings and lectures in and around Los Angeles County.
Telephone: 310.567.0160

The Perinatal Depression Information Network is an electronic resource that collects and organizes information on perinatal depression at the state and local level, including programs, services, materials and contacts, for providers and women and families. http://www.pdinfonetwork.org/

The Center for Postpartum Adjustment, a private, multidisciplinary group with a comprehensive approach to treating postpartum depression.http://www.postpartumsupport.com/

Suicide Prevention Center: (800) 784-2433 or (310) 391-1253.

A mental health provider information line: (800) 522-5006.

Depression During and After Pregnancy: A Resource for Women, Their Families, and Friends
www.mchb.hrsa.gov/pregnancyandbeyond/depression/

e-Medicine Health
www.emedicinehealth.com/postpartum_depression/page15_em.htm

Los Angeles County Mental Health Community Connection
http://dmh.lacounty.info/

MacArthur Initiative on Depression and Primary Care
www.depression-primarycare.org

Managing Psychosis in Pregnancy
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

MedEd PPD
www.MedEdPPD.org

Medi-Cal Mental Health Access Line

Referrals and authorizations to therapists who accept Medi-Cal, based on individual needs. Insurance review included, English speaking, Spanish sometimes. Free service

888-678-7277, 24 hours a day.

 

MedlinePlus: Postpartum Depression
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/postpartumdepression.html

National Institutes of Health – Postpartum Depression
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/postpartumdepression.html

National Mental Health Association
www.nmha.org

Perinatal Foundation
www.perinatalweb.org

Postpartum Dads
www.postpartumdads.org

Postpartum Fathers and Couples
www.postpartumcouples.com

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – Postpartum Depressionwww.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/depression-pregnancy.cfm. (english)
http://www.womenshealth.gov/espanol/publicaciones/nuestras-publicaciones/hojas-datos/depresion-embarazo.cfm(spanish)

Women’s Mental Health
www.womensmentalhealth.org