​A world where every pregnant person and new parent is supported, mentally and emotionally well, and able to provide loving care to their babies. This means...

  • Accessible, affordable and high quality maternal and child mental health services

  • Interdisciplinary collaboration on evidence based care and research

  • Cultural relevance and diversity

  • Meeting each dyad at their individual level of need (stepped care intervention)

  • Collaborative model of care

  • Active involvement of caregivers and teachers

  • Embracing rights of children and adults with disabilities 


To inform, support, and shape maternal and child health care and support systems through evidence based and innovative interventions that promote the mental health and emotional well-being of pregnant and parenting mothers and their families.