Perinatal Depression (PND)

Perinatal Depression affects 10 to 15 in every 100 women (that's nearly 20% of women) after having a baby. Perinatal means both during pregnancy and post birth.

For information about Antenatal Depression symptoms, treatment and support click on the icons in the boxes below:

The Royal College of Psychiatrists

Information about mental health in pregnancy.

Mozaic Films

  • Animated films: Women's stories about Postnatal Depression

Tommy's Charity

 

Information about antenatal depression symptoms and treatment. 

National Childbirth Trust

  • Information about depression in pregnancy

  • Support line

  • Information about many aspects of pregnancy

Netmums

  • Information

  • On line support forum

  • On line CBT helping with depression course

Living Life to the Full

  • Self help CBT book

  • On line course

PANDAS Foundation

  • Information

  • Support groups

  • Helpline

Baby Buddy

  • Videos about Postnatal Depression, symptoms, treatment and support

Living Life to the Full

  • Self help CBT book

  • On line course