Aspire’s New Board President
Pedro Martinez, M.D. is Aspire Counseling’s new Board President. Dr. Martinez is the Chief of the Reproductive Psychiatry Clinic at NIMH where he undertakes groundbreaking research into new postpartum depression (PPD) treatments, specifically the pathophysiology of perinatal mood disorders and alternative treatments. He is a huge asset to Aspire’s Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies program, which provides home-based therapy to low-income women with perinatal depression. Dr. Martinez has served on the Aspire Board since 2013 and will take over from Ms. Carol Bloomberg who served as President from 2014-2016.