Postpartum Progress® is the most widely-read blog on postpartum depression and all other mental illnesses related to pregnancy and childbirth
Postpartum Support International
PSI is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote awareness, prevention and treatment of mental health issues related to childbearing in every country worldwide.
BC Reproductive Mental Health Services
A new CBT-based self care guide for women and their healthcare providers
Treating the Mother and Protecting the Unborn. Your source for evidence-based information about the safety or risk of drugs, chemicals and disease, and the importance of good nutrition for expecting, breastfeeding and new moms
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Network
PAIL Network is a registered Canadian charity committed to making a positive difference to those affected by pregnancy and infant loss
Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit
Canadian Mental Health Association
Important Phone Numbers
Muskoka-Parry Sound Community Mental Health Services
Warm Line - 1-866-856-9276 - Canadian Mental Health Association
Available from 6pm-10pm
This is a non-crisis line for individuals with mental health concerns.
Friendly volunteers provide support and information.
(705)645-2262 Muskoka-Parry Sound Community Mental Health Service - Bracebridge Office
(705)789-8891 Muskoka-Parry Sound Community Mental Health Service - Huntsville Office
Managing Depression: A Self-help Skills Resource For Women Living With Depression During Pregnancy, After Delivery and Beyond - Best Start
Brainswitch Out of Depression - A.B. Curtiss
Dropping The Baby and Other Scary Thoughts - K. Kleiman & A. Wenzel
This Isn't What I Expected: Overcoming Postpartum Depression - K. Kleiman & V. Raskin
Down Came the Rain - Brooke Shields
Mothering the New Mother: Women's Feelings and Needs After Childbirth: A Support and Resource Guide - Sally Placksin
The Darkest Days of My Life: Stories of Postpartum Depression - N.S. Mauthner
Beyond the Blues; A Guide to Understanding and Treating Prenatal and Postpartum Depression - S. Bennett & P. Indman
Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy - D. Burns
The Pregnancy and Postpartum Workbook:Practical Skills to Help You Overcome Anxiety, Worry, Panic Attacks Obsession and Compulsion - K. Gyoerkoe, P. Wiegartz & Miller. L
Dr. Lai - Tradition Chinese Medicine
3 Badenoch St., Morriston, ON N0B 2C0
The content of the Muskoka Postpartum Peer Support website is for information only. The Muskoka Postpartum Peer Support Group does not give medical advice. In matters of medical treatment or therapy, patients should consult their midwife, physician or a mental health professional.