Wendy Corriveau received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Oakland University in 1993. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2010 and a Masters of Science in Nursing in 2013, both at the University of Michigan. She received certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from ANCC in 2013. Wendy has been working to address mental health concerns in the perinatal population her entire career in psychiatry. She worked in the Women and Infant Mental Health Clinic at Michigan Medicine beginning in 2013 and has received training through Postpartum Support International.
Currently, Wendy is employed at Henry Ford Health System in Behavioral Health Services. She continues her passion to address maternal mental health concerns and has obtained a Flinn Foundation Grant with Co PI, Amy Loree, PhD, to implement a Perinatal Behavioral Health Integration program.
Approximately 1 in 7 women experience symptoms of a perinatal mood disorder at some point in pregnancy and postpartum, yet few are diagnosed or treated. Barriers to accessing care are well-documented and include transportation difficulties, geographic location of treatment, lack of preferred treatment options, limited availability of appointments, limited availability of trained providers, and lack […]