Penn Ob/Gyn Care

Perinatal Depression

The Penn Center for Women's Behavioral Wellness

The Penn Center for Women's Behavioral Wellness is a resource for women, offering clinical consultation, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of behavioral issues across the lifespan. Specialists are available to discuss depression, mood and anxiety concerns, including treatment during pregnancy.

Services include evaluation and treatment related to:

  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy loss or complications
  • Postpartum depression
  • Adjustment to motherhood
  • Infertility, miscarriage
  • Midlife changes
  • Chronic or serious illness
  • Depression or anxiety
  • Grief or loss
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Sexuality

The center also provides services for expectant couples through "Parent Prep" workshops. In addition, individual mother-infant assessments are offered for women with concerns regarding motherhood. The center is a collaboration between Penn Medicine's departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology.

One-time consultations and ongoing psychological or psychiatric care are available in three locations, some within or adjacent to Penn Ob/Gyn Care practices.


University City
3535 Market Street
Room 3079A
Philadelphia, PA 19104

University City
3701 Market Street
3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Hospital
801 Spruce Street
8th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107


Monday to Friday
8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Request an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with the Penn Center for Women's Behavioral Wellness, call 215-573-8886.

Learn more about the Penn Center for Women's Behavioral Wellness