1 in 5
birthing mothers will experience a perinatal mental health condition
1 in 11
birthing mothers will experience birth-related PTSD
1 in 4
birthing mothers will get treatment for their symptoms
Mental health conditions during pregnancy and postpartum
You probably know about Postpartum Depression, but it’s not the only mental health problem that could impact you during or after pregnancy. You may have had symptoms of anxiety or depression previously, or the symptoms may be brand new.
We’ve compiled information about several conditions, including what it feels like to experience it, treatment options your provider might recommend, and other relevant tools and resources.
Want more tools?
Whether you’re looking for tips for self care or letters that will help you get support from your doctor, we are always developing new tools for parents who are struggling with mental health issues.