Jennifer Price, LMHC, PMH-C

Maternal Mental Health Counseling of Rochester, PLLC

I'm so glad you are here. 

What Is M​aternal Mental Health?​

 Maternal Mental Health Counseling is the process of accepting, understanding, and growing with the constant flow of changes which creating a family entails. This doesn't only involve what most people know as "Post Partum" but also includes: 

Infertility/Difficulty with becoming pregnant, medically assisted pregnancy


Termination of pregnancy 

Foster parenthood

Medically Compromised Pregnancy

Infant loss through miscarriage, stillbirth, or selective reduction

Custody & Co-parenting

Birth Trauma

Transitional changes (such as an a young adult leaving the home)

Parent/Child Relationships

Family & In law related stress

Teenage Pregnancy

Want to talk about something else not listed, or not related to parenthood? I can help with that, too.  

"Since having my baby, I don't feel like myself. I have dark and scary thoughts, can't sleep, and am constantly on edge. I'm starting to think I'm going crazy. "

Benny Fitz

"Having a child has made me reflect back on my own childhood. There are some things I thought didn't bother me anymore, but I guess they still do."

"My partner and I argue about everything.  I'm starting to wonder if we belong together. Having a child changed everything."

"Maybe having a child was a big mistake. I feel like a terrible father"

Beny Fitz

"I feel like I'm so ungrateful.  So many woman want to be a mother and can't.  Why can't I just feel happy?"

Tess Timonial

"I don't know how I am going to get through the rest of this pregnancy. I'm not even sure if I want children."

"We have been trying to get pregnant for over a year.  I'm starting to lose hope."

Benny Fitz

Director of High Fives, Apple

"My child's birth did not go as planned. It was scary, painful and terrible. Now I can't stop thinking about it, and I feel upset all the time."

Tess Timonial

Head of Potatoes, The Internet

"No one understands why I can't just move on from my miscarriage.  I don't want to just get pregnant again, I want my baby I lost!"

Hugh Canduit

Chief Ranch Dressing Advisor

Want to learn more about emotions after pregnancy? Join me for a free webinar! 

"What to Expect (Emotionally) After You've Expected"

Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 10:00am