Postnatal Anxiety & Depression Group -VIRTUAL hosted by - Wollstonecraft - 8th May

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About this event

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all PARENTING Groups will now be held via Telehealth free of charge.

We are making it even easier for parents to join one of our Parenting Group programs, now providing these as "virtual groups" via telehealth. We use secure video-conferencing platforms, similar to the experience many of you have had using Facetime and other platforms to keep in contact with family and friends. You will have one of Tresillian's experienced clinical staff hosting the group.

Once you have booked we will contact you with all the details and easy-to-follow instructions for linking into the video-conference from your home. See below for more information on this group program. 

 POSTNATAL ANXIETY & DEPRESSION GROUP

A 8 week therapeutic group for the treatment of peri natal depression and anxiety. The group is closed and will have 8-12 mothers attending.

Therapeutic cognitive based interventions and strategies will assist participants to improve mood; reduce anxiety; further manage adjustment to parenting; improve communication with others including partners; explore expectations and experiences of parenting for oneself and within a group of mothers; explore and increase attachment and connectedness to their infant; and form a support group that will be able to continue after the course has completed.

Midway through the eight week course a partners evening will be organized to allow partners to meet and also discuss their experiences of parenting.

A reunion is organized for attending mothers approximately 3 weeks after the conclusion of the group to further monitor progress and change.

The group is closed so participants will always be meeting with the same people and a sense of comfort and safety can be experienced.

Those interested in attending can self- refer or can be referred by any health professional e.g. GP, Allied Health etc. Acceptance into the group is dependent upon interview by one of the facilitators either by telephone or face to face at Tresillian to ensure the group is appropriate for the individual’s needs.

Limited  Childcare Available - $99.00 Cost

For further enquiries – Group Administrator -Lynn Richards -  9432 4000

E-mailMargaret.Booker@health.nsw.gov.au

             Lynn.Richards@health.nsw.gov.au

Date and location

  • 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th May 2020
    5th, 12th, 19th and 26th June 2020
    10am - 12pm
  • Virtutal Group via video-conference hosted by Tresillian Family Care, WOLLSTONECRAFT

Cost

  • Course Only : No Charge

Cancellation Policy

Tresillian reserves the right to cancel a course if there are insufficient registrations.

A decision to cancel a course will be made five working days prior to commencement. If the course is fully paid a full refund will be given.

A cancellation fee of $20 will apply if an applicant wishes to cancel the registration with less than five working days' notice.

Cancellations should be made in writing to:

Lynn.Richards@health.nsw.gov.au

 

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