Ep 23: Women's Hormones and Mood Part 2

ARE YOU CONCERNED ABOUT THE EMOTIONAL CHALLENGES OF PREGNANCY AND HAVING A NEW BABY? 

DO YOU WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY?

ARE YOU WONDERING WHETHER YOU OR A LOVED ONE NEEDS PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT TO DEAL WITH PRENATAL OR POSTPARTUM ADJUSTMENT? 

Having a baby is an incredible experience but it also comes with many challenges. In this episode, Dr. Rae Littlewood is joined by special guest Dr. Liza Mermelstein for Part 2 of our series on Hormones and Mood. This episode focuses on understanding the influence of hormones in trying to conceive and in prenatal and postpartum adjustment. Join in to learn about prenatal and postpartum depression and anxiety and what is recommended for self-care and psychological intervention.

Resources:   

Postpartum.net

This Isn’t What I Expected: Overcoming Postpartum Depression by Kleiman and Raskin

Barnes, D. L (ed). (2014). Women’s Reproductive Mental Health Across the Lifespan. New York, NY: Springer.

OTC Psych