NHS England and NHS Improvement in the North West are raising awareness and sharing guidance regarding perinatal mental health for health care professionals.
If you’re a GP, midwife, health visitor, or any professional who interacts with pregnant women and new mums, please follow the links below to a helpful animation and useful online resources.
Peer Support Resources: https://www.app-network.org
Professional advice on medication in this period: UKTIS.org
PMH animation videos developed by the West Midlands clinical network are available:
This video covers birth trauma, postnatal depression and a partner’s perspective of antenatal depression, postnatal anxiety and bonding difficulties.
This video covers antenatal anxiety, maternal obsessive compulsive disorder, postnatal anxiety, postpartum psychosis, and postnatal depression.