And today — the first Wednesday of May — is World Maternal Mental Health Day. This is a great time to highlight the work of organizations from around the world who are leading efforts to raise awareness about maternal mental health.
During the month of May, Postpartum Support International (PSI) is launching a number of campaigns and events to raise awareness:
You can use the hashtag #maternalMHmatters on social media
You can tell your story to help raise awareness of maternal mental health issues so that more women will get treatment and fewer will suffer on the PSI blog
You can take a look at other events occurring around the world