Shoshana Bennett, PhD “Dr. Shosh”

Author, Speaker and Perinatal Mental Health Pioneer


Internationally recognized as a leading maternal mental
health expert, clinical psychologist Dr. Shoshana Bennett
has inspired and transformed countless lives worldwide
through her radio shows, books, lectures, interactive teleclasses,
consultations, and videos

Affectionately known as “Dr. Shosh”, she educates, engages,
and empowers her audiences while discussing serious and
often uncomfortable topics using humor, the latest research,
solution-based protocols, and firsthand knowledge she
gleaned after experiencing life-threatening postpartum

Dr. Shosh is an Executive Producer of the new award-winning
documentary, Dark Side of The Full Moon. She is the author of
Postpartum Depression for Dummies, Pregnant on Prozac,
Children of The Depressed, and is co-author of Beyond the
Blues: Understanding and Treating Prenatal and Postpartum
Depression & Anxiety.

Dr. Shosh is the creator of the first PPD mobile phone app.
She co-founded the Parental Action Institute to train
community leaders and parent advocates. Today, she has
helped more than 20,000 women worldwide through
individual consultations, support groups, group workshops,
and seminars.

Shoshana is Speaking At

Reducing Disparities in Maternal Health: The Path Forward

Tuesday, June 20

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM