On Sunday, September 8, Ahavas Achim will host a seminar on postpartum depression, beginning at 10 a.m. Admission is free.
The presenter will be Marilyn Laves, LCSW-R, who has worked in the mental health field for more than 20 years. She works full time in private practice and provides psychotherapy, clinical supervision and training. She specializes in perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. Laves will address the causes of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders; how postpartum depression differs from the baby blues; various treatments; and what we can do as a community to ensure that women do not suffer in silence.