May is Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month!
Read the full Proclamation
Screening Women for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) – the most influential and powerful group governing obstetric providers – issued a statement in April encouraging clinicians to screen perinatal patients for anxiety and depression.
Learn more HERE
Honor Someone Special…..Donate to the Annual Fund
Each May, PSVa launches its Annual Fund. Donate in honor of someone special, and PSVa will send a beautiful notecard. The Annual Fund supports PSVa’s operations:
- Providing support, encouragement, resources to moms and families
- Conducting outreach efforts to medical professionals
- Identifying mental health professionals
- Recruiting and training volunteers
NEW Postpartum Support Group at Prince William Medical Center
New and expectant moms experiencing anxiety and/or depression now have their own support group in Manassas. The group meets at Prince William Medical Center / Hylton Birthing Center (8700 Sudley Road, Manassas VA 20110) on the 1st and 3rd Friday mornings each month. Contact Nancy Sonnenberg at 703-369-8649.
PSVa In The News!
Check out this Letter to the Editor featured in the Connection Newspapers in Northern Virginia.