Vanessa Zinke
March 11, 2021
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March 12, 2021

Protecting Moms

In light of Oprah’s powerful interview with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, the world is talking about mental health, particularly when it comes to moms and particularly during and after pregnancy. While we know that this has been an issue in our country for years, we appreciate that it is being openly talked about now. This post will serve as a reference to those who are looking for help for themselves, for a loved one, or to just learn more. We will continue to update with resources, articles, and links. Let’s work together to save our moms!

Screening Tools

Mental health screening tools

Signs and symptoms of perinatal mental health conditions

Resources for Help

Postpartum Support International

Articles

Suicidal thoughts during pregnancy

How to help a loved one

1 in 7 moms experience postpartum depression

Pregnancy changes and mental health

Perinatal mental health overview

Screening for depression in pregnancy

How to practice mindfulness while holding a baby