University of Nebraska Medical Center

Project PEACE -- The Basics of Perinatal Psychiatry for the Non-Psychiatric Practitioner

Release Date: 9/5/2023
Expiration Date: 9/4/2024                                                                               


This accredited continuing education activity is designed for primary care providers (physicians, NPs, PAs), nurses (RNs), psychologists, counselors, and social workers.

CID: 59012

The estimated time to complete this enduring material is 60 minutes. 


At the conclusion of this enduring material, the participants should be better able to:

  • Discuss the prevalence and the principles of basic management of perinatal depressive disorder, perinatal obsessive-compulsive disorder, and postpartum psychosis.
  • Describe the basic components of the risk-risk discussion of the treatment of perinatal mental illness with the patient. 
  • Recognize the urgency of postpartum psychosis. 

See Continuing Education Instructions.

Presented by Rebecca Leval, MD, MPH, Creighton Resident