2020 Mom Project
Focuses on understanding state and national barriers to care
Convenes multiple stakeholders to discuss emerging considerations in maternal mental health. Host of the national 2020 Mom Project campaign, providing recommendations to Hospitals, Insurers and Providers. Co-hosts web-based certificate training in Maternal Mental Health with PSI. Produces materials, such as palm cards, that hospitals and other organizations can use to educate mothers about maternal mental health disorders. Emerging: Supports Maternal Child Health advocates in conducting community needs assessments and program development. Ambassador Program is for moms who have healed and wish to become change agents.
Joy Burkhard, MBA, represents 2020 Mom Project. To learn more about Joy click HERE.
Postpartum Support International
Provides support for clinicians and families
Hosts international toll free warm-line for providers and families. Individuals may join as Members and are provided with opportunities to volunteer as state coordinators, and more. Hosts annual conference for providers, survivors and more. Provides 2-day face-to-face certificate training in Maternal Mental Health. Co-hosts web-based certificate training in Maternal Mental Health with PSI.
Wendy Davis, PhD, represents Postpartum Support International. To learn more about Wendy click HERE.
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynocologists
The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology serves as the association of Ob/Gyns, providing resources and setting clinical positions in obstetric care. ACOG is driving change in MMH. Projects including hosting the Council on Patient Safety in Women's Health Care which issued it's MMH "consensus bundle," coordinating on MMH legislative advocacy with the National Coalition and more.
Perinatal Mental Health Society of North America
The Perinatal Mental Health Society of North America, is the research arm of the maternal mental health movement working toward membership in the international Marce Society. The PMHS invites researchers and others to join them as members and hosts a conference featuring leading researchers.
Postpartum Health Alliance of San Diego
Is dedicated to raising awareness of perinatal mood disorders and providing support and referrals to women and their families.
Gretchen Mallios, LCSW, RYT, is the President of Postpartum Health Alliance of San Diego. To learn more about Gretchen click HERE.
Maternal Mental Health NOW
Works to remove barriers to prevention, screening and treatment of perinatal mood disorders in Los Angeles County.
Jo Bloomfield, Esq, is the Policy Director at Maternal Mental Health Now. To learn more about Jo click HERE.
MotherWoman supports and empowers mothers to create personal and social change by building community safety nets, impacting family policy and promoting the leadership and resilience of mothers.
Liz Friedman, MFA, is the Program Director and Founder of the Postpartum Support Initiative. To learn more about Liz click HERE.
The Utah Maternal Mental Health Collaborative
Aims to unite healthcare providers and moms to promote relationships, increase awareness of maternal mental health conditions, and improve prevention, detection and treatment.
Amy-Rose White, MSW, LCSW represents the Utah Maternal Mental Health Collaborative. To learn more about Amy-Rose click HERE.
Junior League of San Francisco
As a problem surfaces within the community, the JLSF is frequently the first organization to recognize and address the issue, providing volunteer energy, financial assistance, and public support. Often in collaboration with other community groups and/or the public sector, the JLSF designs and launches a program, then works to achieve community impact and measurable results.
Audrey Symes represents The Junior League of San Francisco, she is also the NCMMH membership chair.
The Tangerine Owl Project
The Tangerine Owl Project supports families with premature infants. Through fundraising to accommodate the needs of the Infant Special Care Units in Chicago’s North Shore communities, based on each individual hospital’s needs (new equipment, supplies, etc.)
By providing emotional support to the families who have infants in the ISCUs. Through connecting families who are currently going through and have gone through the experience in the past with each other. And by providing community resource information to families
Coordination of and help with memorial planning for families who lose their child(ren) while in the ISCU.
Stacey Porter represents The Tangerine Owl Project, she is also the NCMMH treasurer. To learn more about Stacey click HERE.