Perinatal Anxiety & Depression Aotearoa (PADA), 2019 Seminar Series – Whanganui

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Date(s) - 16/10/2019
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Whanganui District Health Board


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Perinatal Anxiety & Depression Aotearoa invites you to the 2019 PADA Seminar Series

Information and Networking about Antenatal & Postnatal Anxiety and Depression
Wednesday 16 October
8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Lecture Theatre, Whanganui DHB, 100 Head Rd

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, PADA
    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 & Chrissy Bretherton
    Supporting Parents, Healthy Children (COPMIA)
  • Dr John McMenamin
    Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
  • Pauline Humm-Johnson
    Whanganui DHB
    Maternal Mental Health

These seminars will be of particular value to:
Midwives, Social Workers, Psychologists, Nurses, GPs, Family Community Support Workers, Psychotherapists, Counsellors, Childbirth Educators, HR Professionals, Mental Health Clinicians, Early Childhood Educators
Attracts 8 Midwifery Continuing Education Hours
Email: Phone: 04 4616318
Registration Options
• Non Member $100
• PADA Member $85
• Full time students $85
Registrations now open – click on link to register