Surviving the Darkness

Surviving Postpartum Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Personality Trait: Emily’s Story

I am very excited to welcome Emily, our first mom to be interviewed for the Surviving the Darkness series. Emily is a postpartum anxiety and postpartum obsessive compulsive personality trait survivor. I met Emily through the Climb Out of the Darkness leader Facebook group we are part of and I’m honored to share her story… Read More Surviving Postpartum Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Personality Trait: Emily’s Story

Surviving the Darkness

Surviving the Darkness: Interviews with PMAD Survivors

If I asked you to name the top complications women develop during the perinatal period (pregnancy through one year postpartum) what would your answers be? Gestational Diabetes? Hypertensive disorders? Anemia? Was perinatal depression on that list? What if I asked you to name the top causes of perinatal deaths, how would you respond? Hemmorage? Hypertensive disorders? Infection? Did suicide cross… Read More Surviving the Darkness: Interviews with PMAD Survivors