A child’s birth is a time is an exciting time filled with much joy. It can also be a very stressful time, disorientating time, and many mother experience the “baby blues”. For some mothers, however, the extreme changes in hormone levels and sleep deprivation can trigger post-partum depression, anxiety, or even psychosis. It is often difficult for new mothers to reach out for the help they need due to stigma and societal pressures. Dr. Morris is a mother of two children and can relate to the roller coaster of emotions that motherhood can bring.
This is an area of passion for Dr. Morris and she has experience working on maternal mental health issues in countries from around the world. Contact Dr. Morris if you would like some support in navigating through this transition.