Pro Bono Counseling Project
2021 Professional Continuing Education Online Webinar
After Delivery: Diagnosing and Treating Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Disorders
Friday, December 10, 2021, from 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Online Workshop – 1.5 CE Credits
FREE for Active PBCP Volunteer Clinicians
Featured Presenter: Ilana Jackson, PsyC
Course Description: This workshop will review disorders that commonly develop in the postpartum period and will teach clinicians best-practice therapeutic approaches for working with clients with these disorders.
At the end of this presentation, the participant will:
- List symptoms of and risk factors to developing postpartum mood and anxiety disorders
- Identify objective symptoms measures that you can use in your practice to assess postpartum mood and anxiety disorders
- Describe three therapeutic approaches you can use to treat clients who have postpartum mood and anxiety disorders
Presenter Bio: Ilana Jackson, PsyD
Dr. Ilana Jackson received her doctorate in clinical psychology from Roosevelt University in Chicago and completed her clinical training at Coler-Goldwater Hospital, a public city hospital in New York City and at Chase Brexton Health Care in Baltimore.
She has a decade of experience treating individuals with a broad range of psychological problems and has a special interest in working with women during pregnancy and after delivery, including treatment perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. She completed the Postpartum Support International’s Professional Maternal Mental Health Certificate Training in 2017.
Dr. Jackson volunteers with the Pro Bono Counseling Project and the Maryland Responds Medical Reserve Corps, the state’s volunteer disaster response organization. She is also a member of the Maryland Psychological Association and the American Psychological Association.
She lives in Baltimore with her husband, two children, and small fluffy dog. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, reading, and creative projects.
Workshop registrants will receive a code prior to the webinar to log on to Zoom and participate in the online session.