Friday, 8 January 2016

Tackling mental health through TV

TRIGGER WARNING AND POSSIBLE SPOILERS FOR EASTENDERS FANS

I don't watch soaps but it's great to see them breaking down the stigma on Postpartum Psychosis

Read the article in the Metro

I have a lot of experience in helping people deal with this or similar. Someone I once worked for had this as well as Bipolar Disorder. Also, a family member had postnatal depression


All too often, women are made to believe they should know how to look after a child. They are told that their maternal instinct will kick in once the baby is born. This is so ridiculously untrue!

I wrote a blog last year about my own dilemma when it comes to children. You can see it here.

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