Perinatal Mental Health Service
University Maternity Hospital Limerick
Ennis Road , Limerick, Limerick, V94 C566
Phone: 061 483116
Main clinic UMHL - Proceed through the front door, take the first right through double doors, proceed past the shop, take the stairs going down and continue straight at the end of the stairs to clinc
Monday to Friday from 08:30 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 17:00
Obstetrics is the area of medicine concerned with pregnancy, the delivery of babies and the welfare of the mother. Consultant obstetricians work closely with midwives in all aspects of routine and complex ante-natal care, care of the mother and baby during delivery, and post natal support.
About Perinatal Mental Health Service
Perinatal Mental Health services provide support for the mental health needs of women during the antenatal period and up to one year after birth. The perinatal mental health team is multidisciplinary and includes a Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, Clinical Midwife Manager and Medical Social Worker.
Referrals and Appointments
Available to: All patients
Who needs to refer you: Consultant or GP
How to access this service: Referral Letter to include name, date of birth, address, any relevant medical information specific to the referral, llist of current medications.
Special instructions for patients during COVID19
We may ask you to:
- attend a virtual clinic
- wear a face mask/other PPE
- complete a COVID-19 questionnaire by phone before coming to hospital and to repeat same on arrival
- to wait in their car until closer to your appointment time