For Partners, Family & Friends

Are you concerned for a loved one who is going through a difficult time during pregnancy or postpartum?
As a Partner, Family member or Friend, are you worried that someone in your life may be suffering from a Perinatal Mood Disorder?
This section can help you to understand the illness further, and ways you can offer support.

It is first important to understand that any person affected by a Perinatal Mood Disorder needs a lot of understanding and support. They are not to blame for what they are going through.
It is also important to understand that Perinatal Mood Disorders are temporary and treatable.

What are Perinatal Mood Disorders?

Definitions

Symptoms

Getting Help

Helpful Information for Postpartum Dads & Partners - coming soon

Helpful Information for Family & Friends