- Midwife to mother who disclosed that she had experienced severe postpartum depression with her first baby, and asked the midwife to be alert to signs of postpartum depression this time around.
“I’m really worried about you. Call me today when you make an appointment. Or you can fax the information, whatever works better. I’ll give you my personal numbers. I’m really worried, and I want you to be seen right away.”
- OB to new mother who was asking about and exhibiting signs of delayed-onset postpartum depression.