About The Center for Postpartum Health
Pregnancy and birth are a time of tremendous transition and change. The
Center for Postpartum Health was started in order to address the
psychological and emotional needs of the postpartum woman and her
The prenatal passage:
This 6 week group is intended to help women prepare for the normal
changes that will occur after delivery, offering them an opportunity to
share their expectations and concerns. Helps women understand the
symptoms of depression, how to identify their risks and get appropriate
The postpartum passage:
This four-week group meets twice weekly and provides a safe
forum for women to begin to talk about some of the changes they are
experiencing as they make the transition from womanhood to motherhood.
Especially geared for women dealing with postpartum depression.
Just for couples - after the baby comes:
This 6 week group helps couples address the kinds of changes in their
relationship that normally occur as they make the transition to
Available referrals and resources include lactation, nutrition, doula,
midwife, and psychiatric evaluation.
For more details about our classes, please see our Groups and Classes page.