Poulsonan hour ago
I have suffered PPP on 3 occasions and was sectioned on many occasions due to my delusions and behaviour. I went to prison twice and somet...
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challenging a diagnosis
Pumpkins4 hours ago
On behalf of a friend - Has anyone ever challenged a diagnosis?
Love this advert!
Mirrorball2 days ago
I was gutted that I couldn’t breast feed! I think that social media and advertising make women feel bad.
My son thrived on aptamil! We knew ...
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A bit of hope
Becciandbump5 days ago
I wrote this poem about antenatal depression. I was expecting I’d get postpartum psychosis. I was told my chances were 1:2. This is my secon...
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Anyone who doesn’t think they need their meds?
Hmcw6 days ago
I wasn’t diagnosed until after I stopped breastfeeding and was having delusions and a failed attempt. Does anyone fight the meds they are pu...
One Mom's Pain
help4her9 days ago
It has been seven long painful years since my daughter gave birth and within 5 weeks, went from PPD to PPP.Prescribed an abundance of medic...
Poulson10 days ago
I have been looking at my baby photos and recalling all the good times I have had with them. I am awaiting therapy for Psychotherapy for the...
WMAM10 days ago
I was just told my daughter has been dx with Postpartum Psychosis. She lives about 4 hours from me and I need some suggestions on what I can...
Worried I'll get it again.
Anna_1014 days ago
Hi. Im just looking for some advice really. I had postpartum psychosis in 2013 following the birth of my only daughter. I am now 42 and rea...
Being a parent after postpartum psychosis
Ellie_at_APP24 days ago
APP needs you! Being a parent after Postpartum Psychosis – can you help answer a few questions in our short online survey? (link below)
Gemma8888a month ago
I feel that I need some help. Had PP in Feb this year 5 weeks after my baby was born. It was the scariest thing that has ever happened to me...
kats1988a month ago
After 7 long weeks in hospital on a section 3, I’ve been given a week’s home leave. And I’m already struggling.
The consultant was a new one...
Experiencing postpartum psychosis.
Emjb100a month ago
I thought I'd post here about my experience with postpartum psychosis. In 2012 I had a miscarriage and subsequently found out I had uterus d...
You WILL get better, and you can lose weight!
Mirrorballa month ago
Postpartum psychosis: You WILL get better, and you can lose weight!
I had PP in February 2016. It started during labour. I was sectioned, tre...
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Love this image and quote!
I always cried at this scene. Now I know how Dumbo’s Mum must have felt! Thank goodness for Mother and Baby Units!
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MrsN912 months ago
I am worried my baby is going to catch on fire, or start a fire. Desperately need help.
Hi all, I am now nearly 6 months post partum and nearly 3 months post psychosis. I am feeling a lot better in a lot of ways but i am really ...
Contraceptive coil after pp
Nickycherry012 months ago
Hi everyone, can anyone share their experiences of getting a contraceptive coil fitted after having puerprral psychosis. I want to get one f...
Ripley662 months ago
Hey there...Im just wondering how many of you had PPP or very severe PPD (mixed episodes etc) and were given a "bipolar" diagnosis only to w...
Thinking about a 2nd baby has anyone got any advice on taking Lithium during pregnancy?
Nicolaba2 months ago
Hi, I suffered PP in October 2016 and had a subsequent Manic Episode in March this year. My psychiatrist has advised that given the severit...
Glamaw2 months ago
Hello all! Ive been following many of your posts but haven’t yet written. I had PPP in July of 2016 and fully recovered. It was completely o...
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Road to recovery and acceptance
Classof20162 months ago
PP is such a personal journey so signing up here has helped to understand some familiar stories and hear that recovery is a long journey.
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York / north east England?
ScaredToTry3 months ago
I'm considering pregnancy, but I know that I am at extremely high risk of PPP.
What services and support are available for women living...
A Year Later
kaktus3 months ago
This is a post about my recovery from PPP. It talks about dark moments in my illness but ends with recovery and hope. It's a bit long.
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Trying for a second baby
ZacsmumLou3 months ago
Hi, I’ve been a member on here for ages but only posted a handful of times. I read a lot of the posts and the thoughtful replies and feel re...
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Having a baby
Pumpkins3 months ago
Does anyone have any advice on having a baby, my friend is weaning from quetiapine currently at 50 mgs. She does not want to risk foetal ab...
Baby number 3 with no signs of PP
BronSyd3 months ago
It's been a while since I posted on here. A Facebook group specifically for Australia/NZ was created so I've found/give support there.
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Will it ever end ?
Jesse33 months ago
My daughter is suffering terribly with postpartum psychosis, after the birth of her second son in Jan. Both children have Been living with ...
Poulson3 months ago
How do I go about becoming a volunteer or Peer Support Worker? I have a lot of qualifications, and have suffered PPP twice myself.
jododo3 months agoPOPULAR
I was discharged by the perinatal mental health team on Friday. Baby is 4.5 months and I’m doing pretty well. I’m still under the community ...
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