Maternal Wellness: A Conversation with our Brothers & Sisters

Re-Imagining Health Care

Maternal Wellness: A Conversation with our Brothers & Sisters

April 13, 2019


ReImagining Health Care: Maternal Wellness – A Conversation with our Brothers & Sisters
RSVP/Registration by APRIL 9 Required. Please remember to email to cancel if you’re unable to attend.
8:45 – 9:30: Continental Breakfast & Welcome
9:30 – 9:45: Wake up Call on Disparities – City Councilwoman Kim Janey

Maternal Wellbeing: Before, During, and After

9:45 – 10:45 Maternal Well Being: Before, During, and After
  • Preconception: Nutrition and More – for Women… and Men! (Robin Reed, MD)
  • Labor of Love: Meeting all our Needs (JoAnna Rorie, Certified Nurse Midwife, and educator)
  • Using Art Therapy to Support Clients: Pre/Post and During Pregnancy (Amina Shaw-Moss LCAT-LP)
10:45 -11:00: Q/A
11:00 -11:15 Break

Bellies, Babies, and Brothers: Building the Partnership & Your Resiliency

11:15 – 12:00 Bellies, Babies, and Brothers: Building the Partnership & Your Resiliency
(Marriage Partners: Fanta Atkinson, LMHC, PhD, and Richard Booth, LMHC, PhD)
12:00 -12:15 – Every Day Yoga – Robert Springer (Yoga instructor)

Lunch Round Table

12:15 – 1:15 Lunch Round tables: (lunch provided)
  • Advocacy: for Self & Community – JoAnna Rorie, CNMW
  • Communicating with Infants – Kai Long, MSSLP
  • Maternal Health Research Participation – Elmer Freeman, MSW
  • Men: You are More than a Sperm Donor – Richard Booth, PhD
  • Processing Loss & Building Resiliency – Fanta Atkinson, PhD
  • Other Mothering: with or without birthing – Karen Craddock, PhD
  • Post Partum Depression – Xenia Johnson Bhembe, MD
  • 7 Disciplines of Wellness – Jeanette Callahan, MD

This workshop is sponsored by the Center for Community Health Education, Research and Service, Inc. (CCHERS) through a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute grant.