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Rockford Center Lecture Series 2018 - Maternal MH and Substance Use

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Rockford Center Lecture Series 2018 - Maternal MH and Substance Use


TITLE:

Enhancing Support for Maternal Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders: What Providers Need to Know

OBJECTIVES:

Participants will be able to:

1.       Identify diagnostic criteria for a range of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders

2.       Comprehend the potential risks of untreated psychiatric illness in the postpartum period for both the mother and baby

3.       Understand the importance of having formalized screening and referral protocols for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders

4.       Utilize validated, efficient screening tools for mothers that can be used in the medical and behavioral health setting.

5.       Understand what treatments and supports are available to individuals with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders

6.       Identify and understand the potential risks and benefits of psychotropic Medic*tion use in pregnancy and during breastfeeding

7.       Appreciate specific increased vulnerabilities for substance use and dependence in the perinatal population

8.       Comprehend the psychosocial challenges in treating pregnant women with substance use or co-occurring disorders

9.       Outline specific options for Medical Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependency in pregnancy, including buprenorphine induction and maintenance in pregnancy

10.   Understand updated guidelines regarding substance use and breastfeeding

11.   Consider options for structuring effective, multidisciplinary treatment for Substance Use in the Perinatal Period

Presenters:


Janet Brown, APRN, BC


o   Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Center for Women’s Emotional Wellness


Anne DeCaire, PMHNP


o   Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Center for Women’s Emotional Wellness


Lisa Gonzalez, LPCMH, MAC


o   Program Coordinator, Christiana Care Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Services


Malina Spirito, Psy.D., M.Ed.


o   Licensed Psychologist, Center for Women’s Emotional Wellness


Elizabeth Zadzielski, MD


o   OB-GYN, CCHS Medical Director of Ambulatory Women’s Health



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