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Welcome to the Mom & Mind Podcast!

This podcast focuses on the Maternal Mental Health struggles related to becoming pregnant, being pregnant, birth and early parenthood. We talk about all of the stuff that you wish someone would have told you BEFORE you tried to be pregnant or have a baby. Postpartum depression is only part of the story.

The goal of this podcast to put all of this info out in the open. There’s no need to hide these very human experiences…so many people deal with these struggles. So, the podcast provides real life stories of moms, dads and family AND we will talk with experts, leaders and advocates in the field of maternal mental health and maternal health. You deserve to be informed!!!!

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Apr 24, 2017

Dr. Ivy Love Margulies - Perinatal loss expert & Death Midwife

Going through a loss of a child during pregnancy, birth or postpartum can be devastating to a family. It's also hard to know what to to even make decision moving forward. Psychlogist, Dr. Ivy Love Margulies shares her expertise in perinatal mental...

Apr 17, 2017

Diana Collins- Personal Struggle and Loss of a friend *Sensitive Content*

Please be aware that our discussion may be overwhelming for some people. Resources for support listed below.

We discuss Diana's friend who died from postpartum depression suicide. Diana also shares some of her personal struggle with depression and...

Apr 10, 2017

Jamie Zahlaway Belsito

Do you ever wonder who is doing any thing about maternal mental health? LOTS OF PEOPLE! Listen in to Jamie to find out what is being done and about the rockstars who are at the forefront.

Jamie is the Director of Advocacy for the National Coalition for Maternal Mental Health. She tells us about...

Apr 3, 2017

LaShonta Edwards - A Mothers Sanctuary

LaShonta is a doula, advocate, author of A Dark Secret, founder and CEO of A Mothers Sanctuary. She shares with us the amazing work and model program that she is doing in Huston, Texas to help mothers and families in the community. What is so great about her organization is that it...