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The challenges of being a mum with bipolar

Sarah explains how she manages her bipolar diagnosis while looking after her two beloved young children.

Posted on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 | comments

Categories: Bipolar | Parenting with a mental health problem

Empty nest: Coping when your child leaves for university

Morwenna shares the emotional impact of a child leaving for university and reflects on how she’s coping.

Posted on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 by Morwenna | comments

Categories: Parenting with a mental health problem | University and student life

Being sectioned as a new mum

Amy struggled to cope as a new mum and was sectioned under the Mental Health Act. Read her story.

Posted on Thursday, May 10, 2018 by Amy Steele | comments

Categories: Depression | Parenting with a mental health problem | Postnatal depression (PND)

Coping with parents' evening

Naomi blogs about living with a mental health problem while coping with some of the challenges of parenthood.

Posted on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 | comments

Categories: Parenting with a mental health problem

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