Depression website with John Kirwan
Mental Health Foundation website
Auckland, Wellington Christchurch based support for Fathers
Providing support for mothers with ante-natal and postnatal anxiety and depression. Also provide Perinatal Depression Recovery course.
Perinatal mental health education video for health professionals, featuring real women and whānau speaking about their experiences and what helped. Register online to create your own Login.
National trust supporting children, young people, and whanau to navigate through times of trauma
Provide useful resources and information about OCD, treatment and where to get help
An excellent New Zealand site with information on all aspects of parenting and children’s development. Has a section on PND.
Ruth DeSouza’s site,especially strong on ethnicity issues.
Good sections on mental health
Health Information for New Zealanders
Regional based health & social service organisations
Maori mental health website
Summary of articles in psychiatric journals
Wellington based support group, excellent articles
Supporting families in Mental Illness, regional supports
Auckland based support website and groups
Trauma and birth stress-PTSD after childbirth
(Previously Post Natal Therapy Service) is a privately owned agency, providing services under contract to Lakes District Health Board. Services free of charge to families who live in the Rotorua region.
Designed for use by workers supporting families with young children