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Karen Kleiman

Founding Director


Karen Kleiman is a well known international maternal mental health expert for over 35 years. As an advocate and author, her work has been featured on the Internet and within the mental health community for decades. In 1988, Karen founded The Postpartum Stress Center, LLC, a treatment and training facility for prenatal and postpartum depression/anxiety disorders where she treats individuals and couples experiencing perinatal mood & anxiety disorders. In 2022 she opened The Karen Kleiman Training Center, LLC, which focuses on advanced trainings for perinatal therapists interested in applying The Art of Holding Perinatal Women in Distress™ model of intervention.

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