[#WMMHday Blog Series #3] “Coming Up for Air”
This post is crossposted by Kathy Schommer
I feel like I’m drowning.” It was 7:00 a.m. on a weekday morning and my husband had just left for work. I was already sobbing on the phone to my mother, 1,800 miles away in North Dakota.
My then seven-month-old twin girls were bouncing away in their ExerSaucers. “I feel like I am treading water and trying so hard to keep my head up, but I keep sinking further down,” I cried to my mom. ”I’m trying to come up for air, but I feel like I can’t catch my breath.” […]
Source: Coming Up for Air – WMMH Day
Posted on May 3, 2017, in Maternal Mental Health, Mental Health, MMHday blogs and tagged #perinatal #anxiety, #perinatal #depression #mentalhealth, #WMMHday posts. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.