Category Archives: Postpartum Progress Posts

Vulnerability and Postpartum Depression

Is “vulnerability” a dirty word in your vocabulary?  If it is, come on over to Postpartum Progress and learn to think of it a bit differently.  It just might help.

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Normal Postpartum Adjustment vs. Postpartum depression: Understanding the Difference

Are you wondering how to tell whether your postpartum experience is normal or not?  Wondering whether or not you need support during this transition?  Come on over to Postpartum Progress and join the conversation…

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10 Things a Mom Learned in Therapy

Want to learn about another mom’s successes in therapy?  Come on over and visit me at Postpartum Progress.

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10 Things to Consider About Therapy for PPD

Come on over and talk with me at Postpartum Progress… and hear about 10 things that are important to know about this treatment option…

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Can PPD Be Prevented?

Experts know that it is not accurate to say that one can prevent a postpartum mood or anxiety disorder like PPD.  However, there are some things that might reduce your risk of suffering after your baby arrives.  Come on over to … Continue reading

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The Overlap Between Miscarriage, Perinatal Loss, and PPD: 13 Things to know about Grief

A number of months ago, my dear friend and colleague, Claudine Radford, LCSW, contributed to this blog with a fabulous interview on preterm and neonatal loss.  Since that time I have worked with countless women as their make their way … Continue reading

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Talking to Other Moms About PPD: Do You?

Its a tricky question.  You are a mom who has struggled with a postpartum mood and anxiety disorder like PPD and you have a ton of info to share.  But how do you do this and is it always appropriate? … Continue reading

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Psychotherapy Options for Treating PPD

Are you wondering about what types of psychotherapy are useful in treating PPD?  Come on over to Postpartum Progress and I’ll fill you in.

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Do You Feel Like Someone is Holding Your Postpartum Depression Against You?

Have you felt as though the people in your life are unable to let go of your Postpartum depression diagnosis?  Do you feel like others don’t treat you as they once did?  If so, come on over to Postpartum Progress … Continue reading

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Making the Choice to Get Pregnant if you Struggle with Severe Mental Illness

These can be hard questions to negotiate for folks.  If you, or someone you know, is thinking through the option of becoming pregnant while struggling with a mental illness like bipolar disorder, this post over at Postpartum Progress is for … Continue reading

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