Episode 34: Wise Mama Lisa Abramson Shares Her Postpartum Psychosis Story

Fourth Trimester Podcast: The first months and beyond | Parenting | Newborn Baby | Postpartum | Doula


"Shortly after the birth of my daughter, I spent 10 days locked in the psych ward of the hospital after my postpartum depression and psychosis made me suicidal. In my altered psychotic state, I thought my house was bugged and the police were coming to arrest me for a crime for which I was wrongly accused. I thought the only way out of my crisis was to kill myself, so I told my mom and husband that I was going to go jump off the Golden Gate Bridge."