NICU Heroes Episode 15: The Importance of Maternal Mental Health

NICU Heroes podcast

Guest: Lexi Losch, MA, LPC, NCC

In this episode:

Kelli welcomes guest, Lexi Losch, MA, LPC, NCC, discuss why maternal mental health matters, and the difference between “baby blues” and PPD. Lexi shares the symptoms of PPD, who is most likely to experience PPD, and the importance of addressing your physical needs as a new mom. In addition, Kelli and Lexi share resources for anyone who may be struggling. 

This episode is not eligible for CEUs. 

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