Monthly Archives: June 2011

Pediatricians and PPD Screening

So- I facilitated a Postpartum Mood and Anxiety training for pediatricians at our local hospital this week… In an effort to increase pediatric screening for PPD.  This is a tough audience as their patient is not mom… At the same … Continue reading

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Your Questions Answered About Medication and PPD

Are you trying to decide whether or not taking medication should be part of your treatment plan?  Do you have questions about how medication works and how it might help you?  Do you have concerns about taking medication while also … Continue reading

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Nobody is Super Woman

I am motivated to write this brief post because of the day that I had today: The kids are sick. My husband is traveling.  I lost my patience several times for what now seem like not-so-good reasons.  My house is … Continue reading

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Some Helpful Information on Antidepressants

Katherine Stone over at Postpartum Progress brought this to my attention. This short but very informative slide show by WebMD may answer some of your questions…

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Finding Physical, Emotional, and Social Wellness

Come and read Part 2 of our Wellness Strategy building at Postpartum Progress. You can read Part 1 here.

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Why Wishing Away Your PPD Can Hinder Your Recovery

To learn more, come and hang with me at Postpartum Progress!

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Children’s Books That Might Just Be For Mom, Too.

I have always loved children’s books- but my deep love and understanding for them has increased since having my own kiddos and doing the work that I do with women.  So often, the message that we assume is for our … Continue reading

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