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I miss my life before children | Exhale Counselling

Jan. 8, 2020 by

  It’s ok to miss the life you led before you became a mother.  In fact, it’s completely understandable. You see, the life you led previously was familiar.  It was

Postnatal anxiety – recognising it and shifting it

Oct. 22, 2019 by

It’s like a nervous energy running through your entire body.  The often relentless, unending worry and concern about everything, anything and nothing.  It doesn’t slow down, and often feels like

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Why it’s ok to not love pregnancy

Oct. 6, 2019 by

It’s something many women feel, but don’t talk about.  The feeling of not loving pregnancy… possibly even hating it. For many first-time mothers-to-be the idea of pregnancy brings with it

Do Dads get postnatal depression?

Sep. 24, 2019 by

Do Dads get postnatal depression? Yes.  Dads do experience postnatal depression.  In fact, dads also experience prenatal anxiety and/or depression (anxiety and depression during the period of pregnancy), and postnatal

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What is ‘birth trauma’?

Sep. 19, 2019 by

What is ‘birth trauma’? The notion ‘birth trauma’ seems to be heard quite a lot these days.  What exactly is birth trauma?  Who does it affect?  What can be done

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Counsellor vs psychologist… what is the difference?

Aug. 25, 2019 by

What is the difference between a counsellor and a psychologist? Counsellors and psychologists are both professionals who offer support to individuals facing difficulties, but knowing the difference between the two

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A tool to help with overwhelming emotions

Aug. 14, 2019 by

  “How are you feeling?” “I’m fine.”   Have you ever been asked “how are you feeling?”, and your instant answer is “I’m fine”, or “good”?  Mothers in particular are