This first talk in our pediatrics mini-series will help you feel comfortable and confident treating women in the postpartum period. Learn to recognize and differentiate postpartum mood disorders and provide more options for treatment for women struggling with postpartum mood disorders without the use of pharmaceutical medications.
Speaker Bio: Studying abroad in South Africa introduced Dr. Emily Lesnak to healers who addressed the physical, mental, and emotional aspects of patients to achieve true health. She knew this was exactly the doctor she wanted to become. Dr. Emily Lesnak is currently a naturopathic physician at West Seattle Natural Medicine focusing on pediatrics, natural fertility, and postpartum care. She’s known for her approachable, down to earth style. She’s a mom, an active member of her community, and she shares practical tips on Instagram. Dr. Emily is a graduate of Bastyr University, where she completed three years of residency and has been in private practice for five years. She has also been named as Seattle Met Top Doctor for three consecutive years!
*Certified by the WANP for 1 Category 1 continuing education credit for Washington NDs*
(Originally presented on October 8, 2020)