Posts Tagged: Anxiety

We’re In This Together: Noa’s Story

Helping women with postpartum depression and anxiety is my passion. As a mother of two, and a survivor of PPD myself, I am all too familiar with the struggles a new mother faces. I work as a clinical counsellor now, focusing on reproductive mental health and helping women and couples navigate that intense first year… Read more »

We’re In This Together: Leigh

We’re In This Together is a photography series, coordinated in partnership with the Pacific Post Partum Support Society and the Good Mother Project, that offers messages of encouragement, hope, support and love to new parents.   For more information on how you can share your message, please visit: http://goodmotherproject.com/were-in-this-together   #youareenough #ppd #anxiety #maternalmentalhealth #postpartum… Read more »

We’re In This Together: Catriona’s Story

I thought I knew how stressful breastfeeding could be. When I worked as a Research Genetic Counsellor on a study of postpartum mental health I did home visits with new mums and heard time and again about the stresses of breastfeeding. I heard from mum after mum that breastfeeding was the number one source of… Read more »

We’re In This Together: Janice

We’re In This Together is a photography series, coordinated in partnership with the Pacific Post Partum Support Society and the Good Mother Project, that offers messages of encouragement, hope, support and love to new parents.   For more information on how you can share your message, please visit: http://goodmotherproject.com/were-in-this-together      

We’re In This Together: Lauren’s Story

My son was born after an induced labour at 38 weeks. To say I was overwhelmed and unprepared for parenthood would be an understatement. I struggled from the beginning with feelings of sadness, despair, and a distinct lack of bonding with my child, who was colicky and woke every 20 minutes for the first 5… Read more »