Measurable Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to...
Describe ways perinatal loss parents use online environments to process grief and subsequent pregnancies.
Outline normal online bereavement behaviors of perinatal loss parents.
Identify the benefits and risks associated with perinatal grief in the online world.
Lindsey Henke,MSW,LICSW Lindsey M. Henke, is a clinical social worker practicing as a psychotherapist specializing in maternal mental health with a focus on perinatal grief and trauma and the pregnancy that follows a loss. She received her undergraduate degree and Masters in Social Work from the University of Minnesota. She is the Executive Director of Pregnancy After Loss Support (PALS) a 501c3 which she founded in 2014, after the birth of her baby born after the stillbirth of her first child in 2012. She is dedicated to advocating for grieving parents and those pregnant again after the death of their child.