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Sleep Deprived Mama: If your baby isn't sleeping ... - Fit Pregnancy

Sleep Deprived Mama: If your baby isn't sleeping ... - Fit Pregnancy | Maternal Mental Health | Scoop.it
This week's news about infant sleep training reminded me of my own sleep-deprived first year as a mom. My son was not a great sleeper.
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Growing from Depression: A Self-Help Guide | Psychology Today

Growing from Depression: A Self-Help Guide | Psychology Today | Maternal Mental Health | Scoop.it
How depression can be good for you. By Neel Burton, M.D....
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Women more than twice as likely to be depressed - Telegraph

Women more than twice as likely to be depressed - Telegraph | Maternal Mental Health | Scoop.it
Depression in middle-aged women has doubled in 40 years because of the
pressures of balancing work and children, a major European study has found. (Marriage reduces risk of depression 4 men, 4 women it increases risk.
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Bellies and Babies: Favorite Posts

Bellies and Babies: Favorite Posts | Maternal Mental Health | Scoop.it
a houston doula, midwife apprentice, and childbirth educator. This is my blog and business site. I discuss everything from pregnancy to childbirth, breastfeeding and childcare.
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Violence during pregnancy linked to low birth weight

Violence during pregnancy linked to low birth weight | Maternal Mental Health | Scoop.it
Pregnant women who are assaulted by an intimate partner are at increased risk of giving birth to infants of reduced weight, according to a population-level analysis of domestic violence supported by the National Institutes of Health.
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Infant sleep training eases mom's depression, doesn't harm baby - Deseret News

Infant sleep training eases mom's depression, doesn't harm baby - Deseret News | Maternal Mental Health | Scoop.it
Deseret NewsInfant sleep training eases mom's depression, doesn't harm babyDeseret News"Controlled comforting" and "camping out," two techniques to help baby get to sleep, can reduce maternal depression in the short term without harming baby in the...
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Licia Freeman's curator insight, April 1, 2014 10:24 AM

Moms need sleep, and so do babies.  Here are a couple more methods to train babies to sleep through the night. Still, keep in mind that it's not a one size fits all.

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On mothering and not falling apart « Dripping River Water

On mothering and not falling apart « Dripping River Water | Maternal Mental Health | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago I wrote a post that took me an hour to write. I wanted to link a video and I somehow erased it. It was Azalea's birth story. Maybe one day I will write it again. For now I will tell you that I had a VBAC (Vaginal Birth ...
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Infant Sleep Methods Series : Part 1, Infant Sleep Safety

Infant Sleep Methods Series : Part 1, Infant Sleep Safety | Maternal Mental Health | Scoop.it
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