Positive Thinking Did Not Heal My Postpartum Anxiety and Depression. Treatment Did.

I’d like to share a story with you. I have a friend who broke her spine. She was suffering immensely and working with a team of doctors and other professionals to heal. The pain led her to cry every day, often to the point of vomiting. My friend was unable to eat and lost a … Continue reading Positive Thinking Did Not Heal My Postpartum Anxiety and Depression. Treatment Did.

4th of July – Books, Toys, Favors, and More!

Are you planning a 4th of July gathering or just looking for fun thematic products for your children?  Look no further!  Below are patriotic books, toys, plush creatures, clothes, accessories, and party favors.  Enjoy and Happy Independence Day! BOOKS: What is the Statue of Liberty? Fourth of July Cheer Curious George Parade Day Elmo Doodle … Continue reading 4th of July – Books, Toys, Favors, and More!

Postpartum Support International 30th Anniversary Events – Playing Monopoly with God

This week marks the 30th anniversary of Postpartum Support International (PSI)!   I will be participating in one of their events, a Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder (PMAD) discussion panel, this Friday, May 18th.   The mission of Postpartum Support International is to promote awareness, prevention and treatment of mental health issues related to childbearing in … Continue reading Postpartum Support International 30th Anniversary Events – Playing Monopoly with God

My Megan Kelly TODAY Appearance: Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders (PMADs)

Yesterday I had the honor of appearing on Megan Kelly TODAY, along with my husband and The Motherhood Center of New York, to discuss my experience with postpartum anxiety and depression.  Unfortunately, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (PMADs) continue to be widely misunderstood and stigmatized.  I want to thank the team at Megan Kelly TODAY for bringing … Continue reading My Megan Kelly TODAY Appearance: Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders (PMADs)