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Prenatal Group

Prenatal Group

Beyond the Baby Blues

Support group for pregnant women experiencing mood and anxiety disorders.

Services Offered

Support Group • Pregnant Women • Depression • Anxiety

Description

The Prenatal Group is a support group for women experiencing symptoms of prenatal depression, anxiety, or other emotional distress. Participants share their experiences, struggles, and strategies. Dinner is served during group.

Location

3009 Central St., Evanston, IL 60201 42.0647358 -87.7183776

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English

Eligibility

-For pregnant women experiencing anxiety, depression,Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), or bipolar disorder.
-Participants must be willing and able to participate fully in the group and allow others to do the same. Women experiencing severe emotional distress may be encouraged to seek mental health treatment prior to joining the group.

    Gender

  • Accepts women

How to Apply

Call 847-864-7957 for a phone screening and to schedule an intake appointment. No documentation is required for intake. New groups form when there are a minimum of 4 participants, so there may be a wait of a month or so. For more information, call 847-864-7957 or email beyondthebabyblues@gmail.com.

The group meets from 5:30pm-7:00pm: the day alternates between Monday and Thursday. To facilitate group cohesiveness, you are strongly encouraged to attend each session of your group. You may not join multiple groups or attend multiple sessions.

Staff do not maintain regular office hours, but calls and emails will be returned as soon as possible Monday through Friday..