Resources for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders



Support for Moms and Families

MN Resources

Jenny's Light

National Alliance on Mental Illness Minnesota

Pregnancy & 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)



Billing (PDF)

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