For pregnant women, new mothers and those who love them: the latest updates on postpartum depression


Approximately 10-20% of women will experience some form of postpartum depression. Without prompt access to care and support, the wellbeing of both mother and child could be in jeopardy.

Dr Maureen Sayres Van Niel and Dr Jennifer Payne discuss working together in the field of women’s mental health at the American Psychiatric Association, as well as the many changes and challenges in women’s bodies during pregnancy and after birth, and how recognising and treating perinatal mood and anxiety disorders is essential to ensure best outcomes.


Read their original article :


In the US; call 1-833-943-5746 , or call the new emergency helpline on 988.


In the UK;  call 111 , or text “SHOUT” to 85258 .


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