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Advanced Clinical Practices for Integrative Treatment of Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders (PMADs) INTERACTIVE WEBINAR SERIES


AGENDA

Week 1

Introductions, Overview & Structure of Course, CEC Requirements

Prenatal Mindfulness Meditation Exercise

Overview of Complementary & Alternative Medicine Therapies (Includes Nutrition, Nutraceuticals, Movement therapies, Essential Oils, Manual therapies, sleep hygiene, hormonal therapies, light therapy, physical therapy, and more!)

Introduction to Holistic Treatment of PMADs (Adaptations, Modifications, Safety & Education)

Holistic, Integrative, Alternative, Terminology and Clear Representation, Scope of Practice

Week 2

Spiritual-Focused Mindfulness Exercise

Common Types of Treatment for Perinatal Women

Distinctions between Conventional & Holistic Psychotherapy, The Holistic Psychotherapy Interview, Whole-Woman Psychotherapy

Week 3

Perinatal Grief-focused Mindfulness Exercise

Holistic Support around fertility and loss, Cultural Considerations

 Week 4

Birth Anticipation Mindfulness Meditation Exercises

Whole-Woman Treatment of Anxiety (including OCD), Depression & Birth Trauma

Deep Dive: Using Shame & Vulnerability Work for PMADs

Week 5

Postpartum Mindfulness Meditation Exercise

Whole-Woman Treatment continued: Customs and cultural traditions in the postpartum

Postnatal Depletion

Holistic healing and postpartum planning

Boundaries as an important part of Postpartum Plans

Integrative Treatment Plans

Clinician Self-Care, Transference, Countertranference