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#81: When the Bough Breaks with Lindsay Gerszt

Meet Lindsay: 

Lindsay is a mom who was blindsided by a situation that affects 1 in 5 women after childbirth.  After the birth of her son, she struggled for 6 years through postpartum depression.  She bravely stared in and co-produced a riveting documentary called When The Bough Breaks that you need to watch even if you're not a new mom.

What we chat about:

  • The importance of getting a good doctor and continuing on until you find treatment that works for you.
  • What postpartum depression can look like.
  • How the Gerszt's preserved their marriage through it all.
  • How the spouse of a woman with a perinatal mood disorder also is enduring a trial.

Links mentioned:

Itunes link to documentary

Latisse

Where to find Lindsay:

documentary // instagram // facebook // twitter

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