May is Maternal Mental Health Month! What are PMAD's and how can we do better for birthing people?
We appreciate your grace and support as we discuss this sensitive topic!
I forgot to mention in the episode that 10% of dads (non-gestational parents?) experience mental health changes following the birth of child.
Research noted in this episode:
Mathematica: New Study Uncovers the Heavy Financial Toll of Untreated Maternal Mental Health Conditions
Listening to Mothers in California study (amazing wealth of info, videos, graphics, etc)
If you are in immediate crisis please consider calling 911 (ask for EMT / ambulance ONLY), go to your nearest ER or call the National Suicide Hotline 800.273.8255
Postpartum Support International
Music in this episode:
Opening and closing music by Flowers Luna
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