Description: Preeclampsia occurs in approximately 1 in every 12 pregnancy and can turn a woman’s expected pregnancy to a life-threatening situation that can feel outside her control. Learn how to recognize the signs of postpartum anxiety, depression, and PTSD in patients with a traumatic pregnancy and how to connect patients more quickly to support resources to process their experiences.
1. To understand the link between maternal health complications like preeclampsia and the impact to maternal mental health.
2. To learn the signs of postpartum anxiety and postpartum PTSD and how to screen for them among high-risk postpartum patients.
3. To connect providers and patients to support resources for postpartum wellbeing.