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Maternal Mental Health Support
You are trying to get pregnant and it just isn’t happening. Why do your friends get pregnant on the first try, yet here you are, it’s been a year and you’re still not pregnant.
You’ve had a miscarriage. Grief and loss over a baby you love and lost is unbearable.
You got pregnant easily and had a flawless birth. Now, you feel sad all the time. You can’t seem to connect to this new human you gave life to. You wonder if you are just not cut out for motherhood.
IVF has been emotionally draining. You just want to talk to a psychologist who “gets it.” You want to work with a specialist who is trained to help and is supportive of the journey you’re on.
If any of these scenarios seem like what you are going through, online therapy with Synergy Etherapy can help. Maternal Mental Health is a specialty area that many therapists are unfamiliar with But, several of our therapists at Synergy eTherapy can walk with you on your journey into pregnancy, motherhood, and beyond. Specifically, Dr. Elizabeth Merrill and Nicole Smith have received training from Postpartum Support International (PSI), which is a recognized name and leader in maternal mental health therapy.
Postpartum Depression and/or Postpartum Anxiety is Very Common
Know the Symptoms of Postpartum Depression (PPD)
Symptoms of Postpartum Depression (PPD) include:
- difficulty concentrating
- mood swings
- self-harm or suicidal thoughts
- harmful thoughts towards your baby
Know the Symptoms of Postpartum Anxiety (PPA).
Many new moms suffer from Postpartum Anxiety Disorder (PPA) which is characterized by uncontrollable worry about your baby or other things in your life. According to the American Pregnancy Association, PPA affects about 10% of new moms.
Some of the symptoms associated with Postpartum Anxiety Disorder (PPA) include:
- severe sleep disruptions (the kind where you can’t ever fall asleep),
- major changes in eating habits
- increased rapid heart rate
- panic attacks
- sense of dread or danger
- excessive, uncontrollable worry
Online Therapy Offers Support for Women who are Trying to Conceive (TTC), New Moms, and Families
You do not need to live with all-consuming anxiety or depression every day, and you don’t have to let Postpartum Anxiety and/or Postpartum Depression rob you of the joy of being a new mom. There is hope. Talk to your partner or spouse, a best friend, or your doctor. It is important to acknowledge when you’re feeling anxious in order to find an effective treatment plan to help you coping and enjoy this time with your family.
Synergy eTherapy’s Approach to Maternal Mental Health Support
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Maternal Mental Health Support
What to Expect From Online Counseling for Maternal Mental Health Support?
Online counseling or eTherapy is a wonderful, easy, convenient, and flexible way to access therapy on your terms, where you are comfortable. Life with a new baby is tough. And, some days you may not be feeling up to leaving your house or commuting to a therapy appointment. So, you put off therapy and are becoming more anxious.
Online Postpartum Counseling Can Help You Feel Better
BEGIN ONLINE THERAPY FOR MATERNAL MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT
If you are suffering from a postpartum mood disorder, or trying to cope with the emotions that arise when you’re trying to conceive, or the unimaginable grief of pregnancy loss, we can help. Our therapists are trained to provide the highest quality maternal mental health support no matter where you are on your journey to become a parent. To begin online postpartum counseling in your state with three simple steps:
- Visit our FAQ page for information about online therapy with Synergy eTherapy
- Meet with the online therapists in your state.
- Begin working on the issues that matter most to you and find relief from anxiety!
OTHER MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES AT SYNERGY ETHERAPY
As an online counseling practice, we are proud to offer a variety of online therapy services to help you focus on you. Our goal is to take the stress out of getting the mental health treatment you deserve with our flexible, convenient, and easy to use mental health services. We offer online therapy in several states including Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Florida, Kansas, California, Illinois, Maine, and Georgia. Depending on the online therapist you go to for counseling, we can offer counseling for trauma, depression, substance abuse, medical conditions, and more. Our online therapists provide treatment for teens, college students, adults and couples. Also, we are able to offer psychiatric medication management in some locations. For questions regarding the cost of telehealth, please visit the cost of investment page. Getting support for life’s challenges doesn’t have to be complicated. Online therapy may be the answer you’ve been looking for.
Synergy eTherapy really helps me to open up my mind and see things from a different perspective. The conversations are nice because I feel a lot less alone…
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