Press Mentions

Keep Mothers in Mind for Mother's Day and Mental Health Month by Claudia Gold, 5/8/14

Student volunteers focus attention on wage inequality issues for women during Arts Night Out in Northampton by Bob Dunn, 4/11/14

Pay Day Comes Late for Women Workers by Valley Advocate Staff, Valley 4/9/14
(original article link

Equal Pay Day advocacy planned in Northampton By Anne-Gerard Flynn, 4/2/14

Words from past resonate today Local sessions celebrate International Women's Day By Gena Mangiaratti, 3/9/14

Women's Voices Worldwide - Celebration of Speech (detailed program) 3/8/14

Frightening Thoughts That Should Have Every New Mother Talking By Amanda Roberge, p.28-29 Baystateparent, 3/2014 (Download PDF of article)

Mommie Dearest: On Postpartum Depression By Avital Nathman, The Frisky, 1/10/14

Upcoming Praeclarus Press Webinar Teaches How to Create a Comprehensive Safety Net for All Mothers..., 12/7/13

Valley Group Joins Battle Over Rights of Pregnant Women Valley Advocate, 12/4/2013

MotherWoman's Liz Friedman: Educating on postpartum By Cori Urban,, 11/13/2013

People Dress as Rosie the Riveter to Petition for 2 Ballot Initiatives By ABC 40 News, 10/31/2013

We Can Raise the Minimum Wage! By Maureen Turner, Valley Advocate, 10/30/13

Rep. Ellen Story calls Miriam Carey death 'wake up call' on postpartum depression By Anne-Gerard Flynn, The Republican, 10/5/13

Mental illness and motherhood: lessons from Miriam Carey By Claudia M. Gold, 10/5/13

MotherWoman in Hadley hires Shannon Koehn as new executive director, 9/19/13

Is Your Favorite Valley Business Family Friendly? By Maureen Turner, 9/3/13

Warren Bill Would Support Working Moms By Advocate Staff, 8/6/13

MotherWoman To Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week In August By Katelyn Gendron, 7/31/13

Nurturing Families Network Accepts Award from Auxiliary By Chris DeFrancesco, 3/27/13

International Women's Day: Annette Cycon, Elizabeth Friedman work to empower mothers By Judith Kelliher, 2/26/13

More Families Relying On Working Wives By Anaridis Rodriguez, 22 News, 2/19/13

Northampton Gathering Calls For Gun Law Changes By Bob Dunn, 12/21/12

Mothers Find Support And Connection in MotherWoman Groups By Sandra Dias, 10/10/12

HuffPost Live: More For Moms? Video on 9/26/12

Support For Mothers Suffering From Postpartum Depression By Ashley Kohl, 10/1/12

Postpartum Depression Rx Links Mother's Day and Children's Mental Health Month By Dr. Claudia Gold
Child In Mind, 05/09/12

“Miss Representation” screened at Cape Cod Lounge By Acacia DiCiaccio
Massachusetts Daily Collegian 04/19/12

Working Moms Need Paid Sick-Time Bill Letter to the Editor from Katie Stebbins
Springfield Sunday Republican 03/25/12

One Million Mass. Workers May Be Closer to Earned Paid Sick Leave by Stephanie Officer
WGGB Springfield 03/24/12

Post-partum Mom Struggling Letter to the Editor from Elizabeth Reinke, R.N.
The Valley Advocate 03/16/12

What to do after the baby comes Annette Cycon hosted by Ashley Kohl
WWLP Mass Appeal - video 03/14/12

Help for New Mothers Letter to the Editor from Liz Friedman
The Valley Advocate 03/09/12

Wellness: Motherhelp by Maureen Turner
A state commission on post-partum depression organizes resources for moms in crisis.
The Valley Advocate

Podium: All new mothers need to be screened for postpartum depression by Ellen Story
The Boston Globe (, The Podium: Voices of New England) 01/25/12

State commission learning from Berkshires by Amanda Korman
The Berkshire Eagle 1/24/12

Looking to widen postpartum safety net by Amanda Korman
MotherWoman offers Professional Training in Berkshire County
The Berkshire Eagle

A Hundred and Two and What Do You Do? by Maureen Turner
MotherWoman's support of Paid Sick Leave Legislation
The Valley Advocate 10/13/11
Please also see our thanks and response to this article from Executive Director, Beth Spong and Program Director, Liz Friedman.

Postpartum Depression: Listening to Mothers by Dr. Claudia Gold 9/18/11

A Safety Net for Mothers, Families - Letter to the Editor
 The Berkshire Eagle 6/29/11 (subscription required)

MotherWoman Says Grant Validates Mission
The Springfield Republican 6/28/11 

Finding Women the Help They Need
The Berkshire Eagle 6/13/11 (subscription required)

Her goal is to better empower mothers
The Springfield Republican 1/20/11

Friends & Neighbors
The Hampshire Gazette 1/8/11 (subscription required)

The Odds Against Mothers: The U.S. doesn't live up to its claims that it values the family
The Valley Advocate 12/09/10

Change is Good – or I Love MotherWoman
by Carol McMurrich

Change is Good
by Carol McMurrich

MotherWoman & The War on Moms
by Lisa Duggan

Patient empowerment: A tango worth dancing
By Marya Zilberberg 

Bivalves for Brown on the Paycheck Fairness Act
The Valley Advocate

Searching for Consensus: A revised version of a postpartum depression bill makes progress at the Statehouse.
The Valley Advocate

Support When It's Needed: Amherst state Rep. Ellen Story backs a new law that would help mothers in postpartum crisis.
The Valley Advocate

Postpartum depression screening sought in new bill
The Daily Hampshire Gazette (subscription required)

Cyberhood is Powerful
The maternal impulse turns political when you mix moms, feminism and the blogosphere
Ms. Magazine

Moms Rise: A local advocacy group moves quickly to help a breastfeeding mother after a run-in with a PVTA bus driver.
The Valley Advocate

The Next Phase of Feminism: Non-profit MomsRising pushes a pro-family political agenda.
The Valley Advocate