‘It isn’t in my blood’

“Help me, it’s like the walls are caving in.Sometimes I feel like giving upBut I just can’t.It isn’t in my blood.” Shawn Mendes “Laying on the bathroom floor, feeling nothing.I’m

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Birth Trauma and Suicide

It’s hard to talk about birth trauma, but even harder to talk about suicide. Yet I know from the women that contact me and my own experience that dealing day

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Money disguised as Hope

You know the ones I mean. You have seen them. The all singing websites and the glossy leaflets. You scroll down and see smiling, happy faces and the testimonies that

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Happy Birthday Little One

All around are bright coloured balloons, the cake waiting for candles to be lit and wishes to be made. Gifts wrapped in shiny paper call out to be opened. Deep

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The birth of my beautiful Cait

This is the story of Ruth and Cait. Please be aware that some stories may trigger difficult memories and emotions so remember your own self care as everyone will be

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Finding You – A poem

Madeleine’s beautiful poem about the birth of her son. Finding you   Sleep disturbed, the waters broke, It was still in that moment, You were on your way, A bag

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My story is now my calling

  This story is from Julie who wanted to share her story about her experience of having birth trauma and PTSD, how it impacted her mental wellbeing, how therapy has

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No one ever asked about me.

  This story is from brave Lucy, who wanted to share her story about her experience of having a difficult birth with her baby and how it impacted her emotional

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PTSD and a fathers journey

This is the story of a dad called Lucas Joe and his experience of birth trauma after the birth of his son Boston. Please be aware that some stories may

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Still no one listens.

The story of how a traumatic birth resulted in PTSD and how sometimes it can be  a struggle to access any help. It show’s how important communication is in birth.

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