This is an ONLINE support group with a social worker for moms in Ontario.
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.
The group will be facilitated by :
Heidi has her Bachelor of Science in Clinical Exercise Physiology and is currently pursuing her Masters of Social Worker at Wilfrid Laurier University. Her combined education brings an in-depth, comprehensive lens to her care in women’s wellness. Throughout her career, she has worked with women who have faced health concerns and has contributed to their healing journey. She is passionate about the mind and body connection and the importance of a holistic treatment approach. She brings creativity, compassion, empathy and comfort to her clinical role. She completed the Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders course through the Seleni Institute and is training as a postpartum doula through Doula Canada.
Heidi is excited to be completing her practicum at Maternal Health Niagara from January 2022- June 2022.
** Emily Pollak, MSW, RSW, provides clinical supervision.
If you sign up for this event, you will be contacted by a social worker to provide information before the session.
Please only sign up if you are able to attend all sessions.
Thanks to everyone who donated to our Scare the Stigma campaign, this event is offered free to our members. If you wish to donate to help support the next group, donate here
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