The birth of a baby can be a stressful time and can cause depression if there’s not enough support. Postnatal depression is serious and without help you can harm yourself and your baby.
When experiencing postnatal depression, you may have feelings of self-loathing, an inability to bond or accept your baby, and in severe cases suicidal thoughts.
Without help you and your baby will both lose out on the quality time you can spend together. Did you know what postnatal depression is the leading cause for infant death within the first year after birth?
This is why it’s important to seek help immediately when postnatal depression begins. You don’t have to feel alone. There is help and support available to help you overcome your postnatal depression.
Harmful thoughts about you baby, suicidal thoughts, and self-loathing are very serious signs that you have postnatal depression.
Suicide isn’t the only way out. There is help and support available. You just have to be brave and take the first step.
The first step is recognising and understanding that postnatal depression is common.
The next step is telling those you love you have this condition and you need their support and help to get through it.
The final step is being brave and seeking help from a registered psychologist in Caulfield.
You don’t have to let postnatal depression win. You can love your baby just like you deserve to. Counselling can help you overcome postnatal depression so you can enjoy being a parent.
Postnatal depression can build up over time or come on suddenly. Some reasons for postnatal depression to occur includes, but isn’t limited to:
Postnatal depression doesn’t have to be your life after giving birth. With our help you can become confident and strong to overcome your problem.
You have the power to bring peace to your life and to enjoy your baby again.
Where is Our Postnatal Depression Service Located?
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To find out how we can help call today on 1300 668 256