Tag: ante-natal depression

Maternal Mental Health Awareness 

May 1-7 is Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week. At least 1 in 10 women will suffer from poor mental health during their pregnancy, in fact some studies say it’s many more than that. We also know that at least the same number of women…

Mental Health in Pregnancy: raising awareness of perinatal mental health for men and women

In 2004 I started a unique website dedicated to the topic of depression in pregnancy; at the time there was almost nothing known of it.  This ad by PANDA (a great resource) says up to 1 in 10 pregnant women are affected, but the research…

Mental Health in Pregnancy

Poor Mental Health in pregnancy affects at least one in three women. Many people have heard about post-natal depression, but there is another mental health concern which recent research suggests now affects as many as one in three pregnant women.  When I first set up my dedicated…

In the media

I am  a qualified therapist and mental health and wellbeing trainer, teaching effective strategies for rest and relaxation. I started my helping career supporting the bereaved over 15 years ago.  I specifically worked with those bereaved by murder and suicide, attending coroner’s court and inquests….

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