postpartum resources

Maternal Mental Health Community Resources Riverside and San Bernardino Counties

Free to Low Cost Counseling Services and Medication Evaluations

  • Riverside- Medi-cal CARE LINE:  800-706-7500
  • San Bernardino- Medi-cal county clinics:  888-743-1478/888-743-1481
  • IEHP: 1800- 440-4347
  • San Bernardino- Catholic Charities:  (909) 763-4970
  • Riverside- Carolyn E Wylie Center:  (951) 683-5193
  • Loma Linda University Behavioral Health- (909) 558-4934
  • San Bernardino-South Coast Community Services: (909) 792-0747
  • San Bernardino- Inland Behavioral Health Services: (909) 881-6146
  • San Bernardino- SACHS Clinic:  (909) 382-7100
  • MFI A Women’s Place Recovery Perinatal Substance Abuse Program (951) 683-6596

Private Practice Clinicians with Maternal Mental Health Training/Experience

  • Kaeni, PhD- (909) 451-9951- Support Group in Claremont and Individual therapy
  • Tiffany Knowlton, LMFT 909-260-614- Rancho Cucamonga
  • Corazon Counseling Service (951) 452-0067 – Riverside (services in Spanish)
  • Chynethia Cook, PSY.D (951) 291-7080- Riverside
  • Lisa Dryan, LCSW (951) 347-6935- Riverside
  • Amanda Vadney, LMFT (951) 639-8263- Temecula (free support group)
  • Rachel Stracka, LCSW (760) 489-1092- Escondido

Reproductive Psychiatrist

  • Quality Life Group, Psychiatric and Psychological Services Riverside: (951) 684-2627
  • Keerthy Sunder: (951) 300-4905- Riverside
  • Aurora Soliguen: (909) 949-0076- Upland
  • Leslie Westlund: Craig (619) 994-7911- Escondido
  • Sonya Rasminsky: (949) 734-4912- Newport Beach

Free Postpartum Support Groups

  • San Bernardino- Arrowhead Regional Medical Center: (909) 580-3530
  • Redlands Christian Counseling Services (childcare provided): (909) 793-1078 ext. 214
  • Pomona Valley Hospital: (childcare provided) (909) 469-9491
  • Temecula/Murrieta: (951) 639-8263
  • Parkview Hospital Riverside/El Sol Monthly Spanish Support Group (951) 823-0360

Emergency Crisis Numbers

  • Riverside- (951) 358-4881 (Mental Health CRISIS)
  • San Bernardino- (909) 421-9233/ (909) 458-9628
  • Suicide Prevention Hotline- (1-800) 273-8255
  • Postpartum Depression HELP LINE (1-800) 944-4773

Emergency Psychiatric Services/Hospitalization for Postpartum Crisis

  • Joseph Hospital- (Caring for Women with Maternal Depression Program) (714) 771-8101
  • Community Hospital Long Beach (Perinatal Mood /Anxiety Disorders Program) (855) 245-2443
  • Huntington Hospital Pasadena (Maternal Mental Health Program) (626) 397-2330

Informational Websites

Postpartum Support International
www.postpartum.net / (800) 944-4773

http://www.postpartum.net/chat-with-an-expert/

https://www.facebook.com/groups/25960478598/- Closed Facebook Support Group

Postpartum Stress Center 

www.postpartumstresscenter.com

National Institute of Mental Health
www.postpartumhealth.com

National Hispanic Prenatal Helpline
www.hispanichealth.

National Women’s Health Information Center
www.womenshealth.gov

Medications in Pregnancy & Lactation

InfantRisk, www.infantrisk.com

MotherRisk, www.motherisk.com

www.womensmentalhealth.org

Mother to baby (1866)-626-6847- (speak with counselor about meds)

LactMed- database of medications (National Library of Medicine)

www.cdc.gov- Treating for two safer medication use in pregnancy

Lactation Consultants/Breastfeeding Resources

www.iebreastfeeding.org

Loving Support Riverside County Breastfeeding Helpline (24/7, 365)  1-888-451-2499 English/Spanish


San Bernardino County 24/7 Support 
Dial 211 English/Spanish

La Leche League Inland Empire 1-951-888-0297 English, Espanol, German, Irdu, ASL

WIC San Bernardino  San Bernardino Area 909-387-8301

West End (Ontario Area) 800-472-2321
Desert Area 800-472-2321

A Mothers Journey Lactation Consulting Angela Dale, RN, IBCLC

951.676.0016 or contact@amothersjourney.com

Pregnancy and infant loss resources

Guild for Infant Survival

Riverside County (951) 571-6259

San Bernardino County (909) 838-1536

Angles Born Still- http://drivymargulies.com/

www.foreverfootprints.org

www.firstcandle.org

www.emptycradle.org

www.stillbirth.com

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