Join us for the third webinar in our 2019 Webinar Series!
August 23, 2019, 12PM - 1PM (PT)
This session will offer participants a window into the world of women who experience pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period, while incarcerated. Participants will leave the training with a deeper understanding of the current statistics on incarcerated mothers, various correctional settings, circumstances and maternity options available to them, unique pregnancy, birthing and postpartum stressors experienced, attachment and bonding concerns and recommendations, ethical considerations on early parenting/bonding while incarcerated, and an overall increased understanding of how to support incarcerated mothers.
Faculty: Sayida Peprah, PsyD
Dr. Sayida Peprah is both a licensed clinical psychologist and trained birth doula. She specializes in multicultural psychology, trauma, suicide prevention and maternal mental health. Dr. Sayida has a multi-faced career as a supervisory-level Clincal Psychologist, Associate Professor of Cultural and Correctional Psychology for the University of Phoenix, and a presenter and consultant on topics of cultural diversity/humility, mental and maternal mental health.
Learn about the rest of this webinar series HERE.