Surviving to Thriving is a Peer-to-Peer Support Group facilitated by Nicki Petersen who has been trained by The Bloom Foundation for Maternal Wellness.
Nicki has survived and thrived after suffering from PPA/D after the birth of her son. Nicki is passionate about helping other moms heal and brings with her – experience, information, resources and the unconditional support necessary to lead others out of the darkness.
Adjusting to becoming a mother can be difficult. If you are pregnant, or recently had a baby, and can answer YES to any of these questions…
- Are you anxious?
- Are you unable to control your mood? (rage/irritability)
- Do you feel hopeless?
- Do you feel like a failure?
- Do you feel sad?
…you may be experiencing Postpartum Anxiety or Postpartum Depression.
Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder Resource List – .pdf download