Introduction to Maternal Mental Health

Presented By Alinne Barrera, PhD
Alinne Barrera, PhD

5 hours | 5 CEs

This On Demand professional training program on Introduction to Maternal Mental Health is presented by Alinne Barrera, PhD.

This program provides participants with an opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge of and mastery of the learning outcomes of the program. This program is broad enough to enable the psychological area to be applied to both social action and business, depending on the degree program of the participant.

The topics are broad, requiring participants to bring together the theories, practices, concepts, and ideas that have been explored in earlier work and the experiences they have gained in their internship or practical experiences.

Intended Audience

This on-demand professional training program is intended for mental health and other allied professionals

Experience Level

This on-demand professional training program is appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level clinicians.

CE / CPD Credit

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Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program you will be able to:

Describe comprehensive understanding and application of key concepts, and principles in psychology’s major content domains (e.g., Developmental, Cognitive, Social, Biological)

Describe an understanding of research design and statistics

Describe the ability to design, conduct, and critically review and interpret research studies

Describe effective writing for psychological research and application

Describe effective presentation skills for psychological research and application

Describe issues of cultural and individual diversity in psychological application.

Describe cultural and individual diversity in research

Describe ethical competency through applying ethical principles and standards in the application of psychology as part of their professional development

Describe values that build community and prioritize social responsibility

Describe depression and anxiety in the general population and, specifically, within maternal mental health.


Presented By

Alinne Barrera, PhD

Alinne Barrera, Ph.D. is an English/Spanish-speaking California licensed clinical psychologist. Her scholarly work is focused on depression prevention, intervention adaptations, and the use of technology to disseminate maternal mental health resources. Dr. Barrera is an expert trainer and consultant...


1. Introduction to MMH

2. Prevention Interventions

3. Treatment for PPD

4. Technology of MMH

5. Perceptions of Motherhood

6. Maternal Morality

7. Child Outcomes

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CE Credit

Earn CE credit for meaningful professional training that will elevate your practice

Convenience & Flexibility

Learn at your own pace, from wherever you might be!


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