islandhealthlogo 100x70Traci has provided post-partum counselling -partum counselling for new moms and their partners for about 15 years.  Since 2004, Traci has been the primary caregiver under the Post Partum Support Program in the Victoria area.

This local post partum support program provides services for mothers with a new baby (up to one year old) and experiencing post partum anxiety or depression. Referrals to the program are made through a public health nurse, physician, midwife, social worker or community agency.

The program was established in 1990 by the Queen Alexandra Centre for Children's Health. The program is now delivered with funding by Island Health (VIHA).


Related Programs & Info

 

Island Health (VIHA) Links

Baby Blues

Public Health Nursing

Pregnancy Resources

Adult Mental Health Services

 

Baby's Best Chance

Baby's Best Chance Guides  Healthy Families BC

 

Best Babies for Pregnant Moms

Local Best Babies Programs   List via Access Midwifery

 

BC Reproductive Mental Health

Reproductive Mental Health   BC Women's Hospital (Vancouver)

 

Pacific Post Partum Support Society

Postpartum.org   Vancouver

 

Postpartum Support International (PSI)

PSI Bookstore   Portland, Oregon

 

Journal Articles (BC Authors)

Canadian Journal of Diagnosis

Different Faces of Post Partum Depression and Anxiety

Canadian Journal of Diagnosis

Traci McGee, RCC, RMFT
Canadian Journal of Diagnosis

Women and Reproductive Health

Canadian Journal of Diagnosis

Shaila Misri, MD