This post contains distressing information. If you are feeling vulnerable, do take care if reading this post.
We are currently writing a response to this report which sadly highlighted poor perinatal care for women during lockdown.
The report finds that women who died during Covid had risk factors for postpartum psychosis. The report highlights the importance of joined up multidisciplinary perinatal mental health care and that suicides may have been prevented if essential services had not been withdrawn independent.co.uk/news/heal...
Do you have an experience you would like to share around perinatal mental health care received during the pandemic or do you want to share how you think the lockdown may have affected your treatment and recovery? You can message below if you want to stay anonymous or email our media advisor Jenni@app-network.org if you are happy for us to use a quote.
Thank you so much.