Brooke’s Depression Story

Every few weeks I have a visitor to my bedroom. It’s a him. I don’t know how a black amorphous body can have a gender but I know this one does. And when I wake up in the morning and see him at the foot of my bed I know I won’t be able to […] Read more…

Jen’s Depression Story

Until motherhood, I had never been depressed, but looking back at my life, that’s not really true. I had just never been formally diagnosed by a professional. I can remember plenty of days where I felt sad and didn’t want to do anything but curl up in bed. I didn’t want to talk to anyone […] Read more…

Q&A with Olivia Siegl: Every Mum Has the Right to Enjoy Motherhood

Watch Olivia Siegl, writer, blogger, warrior mom of two precious girls, author of the amazing new book, Bonkers and founder of The Every Mum Movement chat with MOTHERHOOD | UNDERSTOOD about all things maternal mental health, Bonkers, and the movement that was born out of her battle with postpartum depression and postpartum psychosis. Find Olivia on Facebook, Instagram and […] Read more…