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New Online Course Addresses Perinatal Depression

By | September 10th, 2015|General|

Perinatal depression is one of the most common medical complications women experience during pregnancy and the first 12 months after delivery.  It can affect up to one in seven women and if left untreated and undetected, perinatal depression can be damaging to the growth and healthy development of very young children as well as the [...]

Jeanette’s Movin’ On

By | July 4th, 2011|Prevention|

Jeanette Shea is retiring at the end of July.  She’s been with the Department for more than 20 years serving as a Program Manager,  Social Work Consultant, Section Chief then Office Chief for Women’s and Children’s Health and finally as the Assistant Director for Public Health Prevention for the last few years.  She’s has been [...]

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By | April 15th, 2010|Prevention|

Go out to our own Carol Hensell (from the Bureau of Women’s and Children’s Health).  Carol won the 2010 Cherish the Children Award in the Individual category.  This Award is given each April as part of Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month by the Greater Phoenix Child Abuse Prevention Council, a volunteer organization that works to [...]