Postpartum Depression in Fathers Tear Pad, English/Spanish
Although not as well recognized as postpartum depression in mothers, postpartum depression occurs in about 10 percent of new fathers. This encouraging tear pad raises awareness about paternal postpartum depression. Covering signs and causes of postpartum depression in dads, the tear pad explains that new fathers experience hormonal changes during their partner’s pregnancy and after the baby’s birth that may contribute to postpartum depression. Also discusses how paternal postpartum depression can affect a father’s entire family and urges new fathers to seek help for this treatable condition. English on one side and Spanish on the other. 100 sheets per pad.