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Perinatal Mental Health National Websites

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It's important to turn to reliable sources. Below are some national websites, recommended by Barnsley's 0-19 Public Health Nursing Service 

NHS Depression in Pregnancy

Trusted NHS information about treating depression during pregnancy. 

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Depression in pregnancy (NHS)

MIND Pre & Postnatal Depression

MIND explains pre & postnatal depression, including possible causes, sources of treatment and support, and advice for friends and family.

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MIND Perinatal Mental Health

MIND: Perinatal OCD

MIND guide to Perinatal OCD covers signs and symptoms, treatment options and self-care advice.

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Perinatal OCD

PANDAS Pre & Postnatal Depression Awareness and Support

Pre and Postnatal depression advice and support for PANDAS

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Best Use of Medicines in Pregnancy (BUMPS)

Information leaflets for women and their partners about the use of medication, including antideprsaants in pregnancy.

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Birth Trauma Association

Support for women who have experienced traumatic childbirth, and their partners.

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PND & Me

Website and online support group for those experiencing PND, Set up by a mum who had postnatal depression and now speaks on the topic professionally. 

Find out more:

PND & Me

Action on Postpartum Psychosis

Information and support to help you and your family access the right treatment for PP. Find out how health services and APP can help you now and in the future.

Find out more:

Action on Postpartum Psychosis

Maternal Mental Health Alliance

Self-help guides and more information about maternal mental health

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Maternal Mental Health Alliance: Support for mums and families

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