The Impact of Babywearing on Postnatal Mental Health: Health Care Providers’ Voices

I previously reported the results of my survey entitled “The Impact of Babywearing on Postnatal Mental Health: Mothers’ Voices”.  A survey of health care providers was undertaken concurrently.  Responses were sought only from those who have direct contact with mothers of children aged two and under in their current role.  The response rate was extremely low … Continue reading The Impact of Babywearing on Postnatal Mental Health: Health Care Providers’ Voices

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The Impact of Babywearing on Postnatal Mental Health: Mothers’ Voices

According to the Joint Commissioning Panel for Mental Health (2012), childbirth is a significant risk factor to women’s mental health. There is a marked elevation of risk in the early weeks following delivery of: developing a mental illness. recurrence of a pre-existing mental illness. deterioration of a current mental illness. Many sources quote that one … Continue reading The Impact of Babywearing on Postnatal Mental Health: Mothers’ Voices