Resources - Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders

Resources for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders



Support for Moms and Families

MN Resources

Jenny's Light

National Alliance on Mental Illness Minnesota

Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Minnesota

National Resources

Postpartum Progress

Postpartum Stress Center

Postpartum Support International

Support in Spanish

Apoyo de PSI para las familias hispano parlantes
1-800-944-4773, #1

Postpartum Espanol

Phone lines

Mother-Baby HopeLine – free telephone support service, mental health staff members

PPSM HelpLine – resources and support, will call back within 24 hours
612-787-7776 (PPSM)

PSI Warmline – basic information and support, staffed with volunteers
1-800-994-4773 (4PPD)

Postpartum Moms – Talk to a mom who's been there

National Suicide Prevention Line
1-800-273-8255 (TALK)



Maternal and Child Health Billing Guide for Public Health Agencies (PDF: 2 pages 124KB)

Screening Tools

Edinburg Postnatal Depression Scale

Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ – 9)

Research on Screening Tools

Research comparing tools or methods

Research on EPDS

Research on PHQ 9

Research on using combined PHQ 2 and PHQ 9

Research on Screening in Different Settings

Screening in Pediatric Visits

Screening by Obstetrician-Gynecologists