Mental Health

Postpartum psychosis

Postpartum psychosis (PP) is a psychiatric condition that develops shortly after childbirth. It occurs in approximately 1 to 2 out ...
postpartum PTSD

Postpartum PTSD: Trauma during Childbirth

Postpartum post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is one type of perinatal condition that can develop after childbirth. Surveys show that approximately ...
fertility

Coping with Infertility

What is infertility? By definition, infertility is the inability to get pregnant after 1 year of trying in women under ...
Postpartum body image

Embracing Your Postpartum Body

It’s no secret that women’s bodies change dramatically during pregnancy. You gain weight, your uterus grows, and your organs shift. ...

Separation Anxiety in Children: Normal or Not?

What is separation anxiety? Separation anxiety is an all-too-common experience for toddler parents. During this developmental stage, children may protest ...
Childbirth anxiety

Surviving Delivery Day: Coping with Childbirth Anxiety

For many women, pregnancy involves some level of anxiety. Women may feel worried about the pregnancy, becoming a mother, the ...
Psychotherapy

What is Psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy is a type of treatment for mental health conditions that is carried out by trained professionals. During psychotherapy, therapists ...
prenatal depression and anxiety

Prenatal Depression and Anxiety: Pregnancy Isn’t Always Bliss

Depression and Anxiety during Pregnancy Many people are familiar with the terms postpartum depression and anxiety, but prenatal depression and ...
Mental health treatment

Getting Help: The Who’s Who in Mental Health Treatment

So you’ve decided to get help, but don’t know where to start. Many people are unsure of the differences between ...