All pregnant women will experience emotional changes during pregnancy, these can include mood swings, anxiety, and changes in libido. For between 10 and 15% of pregnant women, depressive symptoms are so severe they last more than two weeks per episode, and interfere with the woman’s ability to function day-to-day.
Symptoms of antenatal depression include the following:
Around 50% of women who experience severe antenatal depression will go on to develop post natal depression. If you think you may be suffering from antenatal depression, you should seek assessment by a health care professional so that you can be provided with the appropriate treatment and support.
Mental Health Emergency Response Line
1300 555 788 (all hours)
1800 676 822 (rural freecall)
We need a new home
From the Heart WA is on the move!!!
Our not for profit organisation working in the health sector is about to lose it's home in Subiaco as space is to be absorbed for leasor's business. Our current arrangement has been free of rental and overheads, although we are responsible for insurance and are looking for a similar situation.
The organisation has all infrastructure required and 3 part-time employees. We desperately seek an office space of approximately 50sqm and storage for resources in a central Perth location, for up to 3 years.
If you have office space available please contact Tracey Parker on Mob: 0427 615 858 to discuss further.