Brainwaves – 15/11/17 – Perinatal Depression & Anxiety Awareness Week 2017

This week is Perinatal Depression & Anxiety Awareness Week (12th-18th November 2017). This year’s theme is “It happened to me”; raising awareness and spreading information about early warning signs to all expecting mothers and fathers. Today on Brainwaves we talk to Cathy Wyett, National Helpline & Programs Manager at PANDA and Dr Nicole Highet from COPE.

Brainwaves – November 16 – Perinatal Depression Week

This week is Perinatal Depression and Anxiety Week, a chance to raise awareness about mental health issues arising before and after childbirth. Today on the show we have Nicole from the Centre of Perinatal Excellence (COPE), a non-profit organisation which aims to provide help to those struggling emotionally during pregnancy and early parenthood.

Fore more information on perinatal health please visit http://cope.org.au/

Panel Operator – Lauren

Interviewers – Lauren and Rebecca

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