December 10, 2021 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Online continuing education workshop

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

Fee: $19/person

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.

Learning Objectives:

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 BioIlana 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.

IMPORTANT: Attendance will be monitored. Participants must be logged on to the meeting by the workshop start time and participate in the entire event in order to earn CE credit.

The Pro Bono Counseling Project is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Pro Bono Counseling Project maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The Maryland Boards of Social Work Examiners and Professional Counselors and Therapists certify that this program meets the criteria for 1.5 credit hours of continuing education for social workers (Category 1), professional counselors, and therapists (Category A) licensed in Maryland.

CE credit is granted to participants with documented attendance at individual workshops. Attendance is monitored. Credit will not be granted to registrants who log on late or depart early from a session. It is the responsibility of registrants to comply with these requirements.