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Dr. Christina Wichman, Behavioral Health

BizTimes Milwaukee Business News
By Alysha Schertz December 19, 2017

New project connects pregnant women with mental health care

By Rikki Mitchell August 16, 2017

The Periscope Project: Providing help for postpartum depression

MetroParent Magazine
By Rachel Eash-Scott, MD, August 6, 2017

Discovery Radio – Episode #39 – The Periscope Project

Discovery Radio

By Bryan Belmer, July 21, 2017

Periscope Project Aims to Fill ‘the Critical Gap in Wisconsin’ for Perinatal Psychiatric Care

WUMW Milwaukee Public Radio

By Audrey Nowakowski, July 6, 2017

Medical College of Wisconsin program expands treatment of children’s mental disorders

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

By Guy Boulton, June 10, 2017

United Health Foundation and Medical College of Wisconsin: To launch coordinated care program for new and expectant mothers

Press Release

Milwaukee Doctors Start New Program For Pregnant Women, New Moms: The Periscope Project Will Focus On Addiction And Depression

Wisconsin Public Radio

By Shamane Mills, February 27, 2017

Medical College to launch psychiatric care program for expectant mothers: Using $1.2 million grant from United Health Foundation


By Ben Stanley, February 27, 2017

Periscope Project fills gap in mental health care for new and expecting moms

UNW Report

By Laura Otto, February 27, 2017

Supporting new mothers: Medical College of Wisconsin receives $2.1M for “Periscope Program”

By Katie Delong, February 27, 2017

Available Monday – Friday from 8am – 4pm CST, excluding holidays.
Provider to provider perinatal psychiatric tele-consultations within 30 minutes.
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The Periscope Project is a program of the Medical College of Wisconsin – Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, made possible through the financial support of the United Health Foundation for the Project’s launch.