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Center for Wellbeing of Women and Mothers


The mission of the Center for Wellbeing of Women and Mothers is to conduct innovative research on women’s mental health with a focus on premenstrual dysphoric disorder, substance abuse in the perinatal period, and pregnancy and postpartum affective disorders. The goal of the conducted research is to address critical unanswered questions which can inform clinical care, improve the lives of women and their families, and improve access to mental healthcare for women.

Research Portfolio

Who is eligible?

For eligibility details, link on above studies.

Yale Faculty

  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Center for Wellbeing of Women and Mothers, Psychiatry; Psychiatry Director, Adult Sickle Cell Program

  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry and in the Child Study Center and in Public Health (Social and Behavioral Sciences); Director, Mental health Outreach for MotherS (MOMS) Partnership; Director, Yale Child Study Center Parent and Family Development Program

Contact Us

For more information about the clinic and our research programs, please call (203) 764-6621 or click on one of the above links to find out more about an individual study.


Center for Wellbeing of Women and Mothers
Yale University School of Medicine

Department of Psychiatry
Olympia Building
142 Temple Street, Suite 301 (3rd floor)
New Haven, CT 06510