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Pablo: Feeling judged

Pablo: Feeling judged

Pablo discusses how he felt judged by those he worked with when he and his partner were struggling during the postpartum period.

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Allen: You can’t fix everything

Allen: You can’t fix everything

Allen discusses how his urge to 'fix' a situation that could not be fixed led he and his wife feeling emotionally separated from one another.

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Maria & Pablo: Give your partner time to recover

Maria & Pablo: Give your partner time to recover

Maria and Pablo discuss why it is helpful to be patient during recovery from PPD/A.

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Mariko’s Journey

Mariko’s Journey

Mariko immigrated to Canada from Japan as an adult and married a Canadian. Her journey through depression and anxiety began during pregnancy. She hadn't known about PPD/A, and felt she couldn't reach out for help because of stigma surrounding mental health in her home country. Her healing began with help from her husband and PPPSS.

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Allen: What society expects of fathers

Allen: What society expects of fathers

Allen discusses how fathers are under pressure to try to fix difficult situations, rather than care for emotional health.

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