PSI Annual Conference 2014

June 18 - June 21, 2014
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
27th Annual Postpartum Support International Conference 
with University of North Carolina Center for Women’s Mood Disorders

“Creating Connections between Communities, Practitioners, and Science:  Innovative Care for Perinatal Mood Disorders”

PRESENTATIONS

FACULTY BIOGRAPHIES

2014 Main Conference Agenda 

Pre-Conference PSI Perinatal Mood Disorders Certificate Training Course Agenda

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Information

Please donate to our PSI Volunteer Conference Scholarship Fund

Conference Lodging 

Conference Discount available until June 6th

Hampton Inn & Suites $89 - Group Code PSI

A block of rooms has been set up at the Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill (1 mile from the Friday Center) with a special rate of $89. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and wifi. To reserve a room online please visit www.chapelhillsuites.hamptoninn.com and use the group code PSI. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel directly @ 919 403 8700, provide your arrival / departure dates and the group code PSI. To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than June 6, 2014.

Holiday Inn Express $84 - Group Code PSI

A block of rooms has been set up at the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill (1 mile from the Friday Center) with a special rate of $84. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and wifi. To reserve a room online please visit www.hiexpress.com/chapelhillnc and use the group code PSI. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel directly @ 919 489 7555, provide your arrival / departure dates and the group code PSI. To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than June 6, 2014.

2014 Conference Keynote Presenters:

  • David Rubinow, MD, Assad Meymandi Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an internationally known expert in the evaluation and treatment of women with mood disorders that occur during periods of hormonal change, will speak about cutting edge research on women’s mental health.

  • Marguerite Morgan, LMSW, PhD, Clinical Supervisor of Arbor Circle Early Childhood Services, Grand Rapids, MI, will address Perinatal Mood Disorders and the perspectives of African American childbearing women.

  • Joy Burkhard, MBA, Founder of the California Maternal Mental Health Collaborative and the national 2020 Mom Project, "A Look from the Outside In: Barriers to Screening & Treatment." Joy will share what brought her to our cause, her interest in collaboration. and what the 2020 Mom Project is doing to address barriers to care.

  • Samantha Meltzer-Brody, MD, MPH, Director of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Perinatal Psychiatry Program, will review psychopharmacologic treatment of perinatal psychiatric illness.

FRIDAY NIGHT BANQUET

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