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PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE BUMPING THE START DATE OF THIS PROGRAM TO NOV 9TH TO ALLOW FOR MORE REGISTRATIONS. WE WILL BE IN CONTACT SOON RE YOUR INTAKE SCREENING.
HOPE is a group for women who are currently dealing with symptoms of postpartum depression/anxiety including low mood, irritability, crying, difficulty eating/sleeping, intrusive thoughts etc. This group will give you the opportunity to connect with other women and get support and education regarding postpartum mood, as well as strategies for coping, resources and referrals.
Mom + Babies in arms are welcome. Please find care for older children. Dads - we have other groups for you :)
A general intake / pre screener will be conducted by the facilitators for all those interested in participating in this group.
The group will be facilitated by :
Michelle Lavergne, a Social Worker in private practice who specializes in women's health. Michelle completed post-graduate training at the Postpartum Stress Centre in Philidelphia and has worked in Hospitals and Family Service Agencies. Michelle has a Master of Social Work degree and is a member in good standing with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. She is also a member of the Ontario Association of Social Workers.
We hope to see you there,
If you have any questions about this group or need to make changes, please contact the organizer: