More information about pregnancy loss is available on this BC Women's Hospital website.
This program serves pregnant women and moms who have a history of trauma that may affect a mom’s ability to bond with her child. The purpose of the program is to help those moms repair attachment wounds.
The LactMed® database contains information on drugs and other chemicals to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. It includes information on the levels of such substances in breast milk and infant blood, and the possible adverse effects in the nursing infant. Suggested therapeutic alternatives to those drugs are provided, where appropriate.
Offers information and resources for mothers and health care providers about pregnancy. They also provide counselling support through several helplines, which share evidence-based information with women and health care providers.
This society provides telephone support, weekly women's support groups, partner education sessions, community training and resource materials.
Podcast: Beyond Postpartum http://postpartum.org/podcast/
This website is intended to help dads and families by providing firsthand information and guidance through the experience of PPD. This site also includes information and resources that can be used by professionals to assist families dealing with PPD.
Postpartum Support International (PSI) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote awareness, prevention and treatment of pregnancy and postpartum mental health worldwide. PSI provides direct support to pregnant and postpartum women and families, training to professionals and volunteers, and a bridge to connect with each other.
A Healthcare provider making a referral should download, print and fax to the BC Reproductive Mental Health Program when completed. The Program does not accept online referrals.
Please note, we are currently accepting referrals for the following:
- Postpartum (up to one year postpartum)
- Pre-pregnancy/Medication Consultation
- PMS/PMDD (this is a one-time educational session)