Perinatal Anxiety


Perinatal anxiety is a serious issue for up to 1 in 5 expecting or recent mothers. Symptoms include uncontrollable worrying, restlessness, difficulty concentrating, feeling irritable and on edge, and even panic attacks with a racing heart, shortness
of breath, dizziness and feeling faint. Anxiety often combines with depression.

For more information about anxiety symptoms and treatments click on the icons in the boxes below: 


Did you know....
39% of women who accessed Menucha in the last year experienced PA

Tommy's Charity

The Royal College of Psychiatrists

Baby Buddy

Anxiety UK


1 in 4 women in the community suffer
with perinatal mood disorders