How effective is ECT
Beckles303 days ago
Has anyone on here suffered severe postpartum depression (feeling sucicidal every day) and been effectively treated with ECT?
Three episodes of physcosis
marie30x3 days ago
Hi i had three episodes of physosis over the past four years caused by stress just wondering wil this be long term or is there a chance it ...
Lack of motivation
Nara14 days ago
Just wondering if anyone else has experienced a real lack of motivation towards doing anything? This is something I've just starte...
Hell on earth
Jake194 days ago
Hello everyone. I've posted on here before, in the early days of my developing condition and I'm as much giving an update to not only help o...
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Finding your way back to Work?
new-baby6 days ago
As a parent I put my child first. It is surprising how people assume that if you don't have a paid job, then you're just sittin...
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You got this Mama!
Revans867 days ago
I'm sure, like many of you here, you've felt great support and comfort from this forum. There's nothing that compares to sharin...
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going to have baby no matter what
Pumpkins7 days ago
I have decided - I had day 4 bloods taken to today for my PCOS lets see what they say results in one week
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Postpartum psychosis during labour
Mirrorball8 days ago
Did any one else have PP during labour? My psychotic episode started when I was about 6cm dilated.
Did I have Post Partum Psychosis?
new-baby9 days ago
I have a question which might seem silly. About 4 months after the birth of my first (and only) son I began feeling very Low and also be...
PP memory triggers
Helen_8410 days ago
My sister just had her second baby and I went to visit her on the postnatal ward, most of the psychotic phase of my illness happened ...
feeling the pressure
Pumpkins10 days ago
My oh wants a baby now! I am weaning from quetiapine - although I have not told him. Every time he goes out I worry something terrible i...
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JadeA9211 days ago
I was diagnosed with postpartum depression last September after going to A&E with feelings of being unable to carry on and hearing vo...
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In love longing for a baby
Pumpkins15 days ago
Hi I feel so happy - we can not wait to try.. anyone got advice I am sacred of services
My daughter hates me
Kats8816 days ago
So I saw my therapist today and admitted (and I know this sounds awful) but if I could turn back the clock and not have had Ella then I woul...
Beckles3016 days ago
Hi there I'm currently hospitalized suffering servere postpartum depression after suffering PP in November 2016, my daughter is in the care ...
Olanzapine and medication reduction 18 months on from PP
bethanylj18 days agoPOPULAR
Just asking for some advice really. My daughter is 18 months old now and although I am still a bit up and down with my mood and anxiet...
need advice x
Charlotte19p021 days ago
how bad could post partum have to get for a child who is now 5 to be removed and put In The care of the father as a baby and 5 half years l...
Mirrorball22 days ago
Did anyone use hypnobirthing? I became obsessed with the ihypnobirth app while I was experiencing postpartum psychosis. I wondered if there ...
A Mother & Baby Unit for Devon, Cornwall & Somerset
Naomi_at_app23 days ago
Families from the South West - we need you!
NHS England has secured funding for a new 8-bedded Mother and Baby Unit based in Exeter to serve ...
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Nominate APP for perinatal mental health awards by 31 July
Ellie_at_APP23 days ago
I'm writing to ask if you could nominate APP for a Maternal Mental Health Alliance award for our Peer Support project.
If our peer su...
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Article in The Independent: 'I'm afraid of how you'll judge me as a mother and as a person'
jessieh24 days ago
I read this powerful and moving article in The Independent - wondered if anyone else had seen it:...
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I feel like my world is falling apart.....
Mandy099224 days ago
Hi ladies I am new and I am not really sure if this is the right place for me to be. But I figured I could give it a shot. I have been diagn...
MichelleO25 days ago
I'm back to that over whelming fear of being alone any advice ? I live on a military base and have told quite a few people about my fear and...
Lithium for bipolar
Hollysrw25 days ago
Hi Everyone. I had PP in December 2016 after the birth of my twins. I was treated at home by the Crisis team. I'm recovering from subsequ...
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Extreme anxiety after PP
Nara1a month ago
Hi everyone, I was diagnosed with PP 12 weeks ago after the birth of my daughter. The remaining side effects now though are extreme anxiety...
Pumpkinsa month ago
I get the impression that having baby is a problem, my rights to be a parent and also to enjoy is secondary. I find it hard to believe anyo...
Having a baby
Can anyone tell me of there experiences good or bad. Did you go to the perinatal team first or did your PP happen out of the blue, had you ...
Nini1989a month ago
I had PPP in November 2016 after birth of my son and it was completely out of the blue. With enormous help of my family and professionalism ...
Back to Square One
butterfly1999a month ago
I'm really struggling today. Found out yesterday that my ex has used my experience of PP to turn my 17yr old daughter against me. She had ...
Hayleynevina month ago
Hi everyone. I suffered with PP 3 years ago. I was concerned everything was contaminated and my children will be hurt. I was hallucinating s...
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