parenting challenges Archive

I Refused to Wear My Baby, and Thanks to Postpartum Anxiety, I Felt Guilty for Months

The minute I strapped my baby daughter to my chest, I had an uneasy feeling. My husband was helping me adjust the carrier’s straps, and I became more and more uncomfortable. At first, I blamed the baby. She was a big girl — easily 10 pounds and only a week old. That is a lot of weight to carry … Continue reading Source link

Autism Support in Vienna Sucks, So I'm Opening My Own Therapy Center

Austria is known as the country that brought the world the waltz, Wiener schnitzel, and lots of really yummy pastries. It’s also the birthplace of Freud, a little trivia factoid that might lead you to assume that mental health would be an open topic, and not a taboo subject. But as I’ve … Continue reading Source link