Supporting one another when you become parents
Partners to Parents teaches you simple strategies to strengthen your relationship with your partner when you become parents. Having a strong, healthy relationship benefits the well-being of your whole family.
Father and same-sex couple inclusive
Developed in consultation with parents
Endorsed by psychiatrists, psychologists, and nurses
The team behind Partners to Parents includes researchers and clinical psychologists from the Australian Catholic University
DR PAM PILKINGTON
Psychologist and Founder of Partners to Parents
Pam is a psychologist who created this website as part of her PhD thesis. She is interested in perinatal mental health, mental health literacy, and the prevention of mental illness.
DR TOM WHELAN
Psychologist and Senior Lecturer
Tom is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Psychology at the Australian Catholic University. His research interests are in parenting and mental health.
DR LISA MILNE
Clinical Psychologist and Senior Lecturer
Lisa is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the Australian Catholic University (ACU) and a Clinical Psychologist specialising in infant and maternal mental health.
Masters of Clinical Psychology Student
Bianca is evaluating this website as part of her Masters thesis. She has a strong interest in perinatal mental health and experience as a support worker for Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Australia.