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Resources

 

                   HOTLINES AND CRISIS SUPPORTS (NATIONAL AND LOCAL)

University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS- Psychiatric line: (601) 815-5392

24/7 crisis intake line –(601) 713-HELP (4357) 

Postpartum Support International warm-line (leave a message and they call back within 24 hours unlike a hotline which is an immediate response): 1-800-944-4773 (4PPD).

Suicide prevention hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

 

GENERAL INFO ON PERINATAL MOOD DISORDERS

The Symptoms of Postpartum Depression Anxiety in Plain MaMa English
http://www.postpartumprogress.com/the-symptoms-of-postpartum-depression-anxiety-in-plain-mama-english

Six Things That Can Affect How Quickly You'll Recover From Postpartum Depression
www.postpartumprogress.com/six-things-that-can-affect-how-quickly-youll-recover-from-postpartum-depression

Postpartum Support International
www.postpartum.net

The Postpartum Stress Center
www.postpartumstress.com

Blog, Articles and Resources for PPD
www.postpartumprogress.com

Postpartum Pact PDF Download
www.postpartumny.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/PostpartumPactff.pdf
 

 

MEDICATION RESEARCH/INFORMATION FOR PREGNANT/POSTPARTUM MOMS

https://womensmentalhealth.org/

https://www.med.unc.edu/psych/wmd/mood-disorders/perinatal

www.mothertobaby.org

www.infantrisk.com

www.mededppd.org

RECOMMENDED PREGNANCY/POSTPARTUM BOOKS

The Pregnancy & Postpartum Anxiety Workbook by Pamela Weigartz
Dropping the Baby & Other Scary Thoughts by Karen Kleiman

This Isn’t What I Expected: Overcoming Postpartum Depression by Karen Kleiman and Valerie Raskin
A Deeper Shade of Blue by Ruta Nonacs
Beyond the Blues by Pec Indman and Shoshanna Bennett
What Am I Thinking?: Having A Baby After Postpartum Depression by Karen Kleiman

After the Stork:  The Couple’s Guide to Preventing and Overcoming Postpartum Depression by Dr. Sara Rosenquist
Life Will Never Be the Same: The Real Mom’s Postpartum Survival Guide by Ann Dunnewold & Diane Sanford
The Mother-to-Mother Postpartum Depression Support Book by Sandra Poulin
Understanding Your Moods When You’re Expecting: Emotions Mental Health & Happiness Before, During & After Pregnancy by Lucy Puryear

Pregnant On Prozac: The Essential Guide to Making the Best Decision for You & Your Baby by Shoshanna Bennett

PODCAST RECOMMENDATIONS

Mom and Mind

Atomic Moms

Longest Shortest Time

DOULA SEARCH

www.Dona.org 

RESOURCES FOR DADS

Book: 
The Postpartum Husband: Practical Solutions For Living with Postpartum Depression by Karen Kleiman

Web Resources:
www.postpartumdads.org
www.postpartummen.com
www.postpartum.net/Get-Help/Resources-for-Fathers.aspx

PREGNANCY AND NEWBORN LOSS/GRIEF

Local group resource:
www.med.unc.edu/psych/wmd/perinatal-loss-support-group

Web Resources:
www.pregnancyloss.info/
www.stillbirthday.com
www.stillstandingmag.com
www.glowinthewoods.com

www.carryingtoterm.org

www.foreverpfootprints.org

www.returntozerohealingcenter.com


Book: 
Empty Arms by Sherokee Ilse

 

INFERTILITY

Web Resources:
http://www.resolve.org/
https://www.seleni.org/advice-support/article/making-choices-during-infertility

 

LOCAL POSTPARTUM GROUP RESOURCES

Jackson, MS:

Sips Baby Cafe- Thursdays 11am-1pm. Mississippi Road Maps to Health Equity . Contact: Shanina Carmichael 601-983-9305

Postpartum Table Talk: Moms of Mississippi- https://www.facebook.com/groups/PostpartumTableTalkMS/