Mass General Hospital

Harvard Medical School

About

The Center for Women’s Mental Health at Massachusetts General Hospital provides state-of-the-art evaluation and treatment of psychiatric disorders associated with female reproductive function including premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), pregnancy-associated mood disturbance, postpartum psychiatric illness, and peri- and post- menopausal depression. Clinical care is complemented by research in each of these areas ranging from studies of a spectrum of treatments for women who suffer from PMDD, postpartum depression, and depression in menopause to longitudinal observational studies for women who suffer from mood disorders during pregnancy.

Support For Our Website

This website, the Perinatal Information Resource Center (PIRC), is funded entirely with philanthropic support. The Good Samaritan Foundation provided the index gift to establish the PIRC and subsequent support has come from individual philanthropic donations. Philanthropic support is also used to fund the effort of Dr. Ruta Nonacs in her capacity of Editor-in-Chief of the PIRC.