Mental health is a crucial aspect of overall health, not just for mothers but for their families as well. The Florida Maternal Mental Health Collaborative provides an array of tools and resources to promote mental health and wellbeing in new mothers. Our resources include support lines, educational materials, access to and support for mental health professionals. These resources are designed to provide mothers and providers with the help and support they need to navigate the challenges of motherhood and stay mentally healthy.
What is Behavioral Health?
Although you have likely heard of mental health before, you may not have heard of the term behavioral health. Behavioral health is an umbrella term that includes both mental health and substance use.
While mental health has to do with your overall psychological wellbeing, behavioral health is a term used to describe the combination of your mental health, wellbeing, and any substance use behaviors or concerns that you might have.
This website can help you find treatments and services for both your mental health and substance use concerns.