Lisa and Matt with their daughters Lulu and Nina Yesterday on Mamamia, we ran a moving post from a woman named Lisa who was diagnosed with post natal depression after the birth of her twin daughters. Today we're bringing you a post from her husband Matt, who writes with searing honesty about what it was like to be living with Lisa and caring for their daughters while she went through post natal depression. Matt writes: Looking back on it, my feelings are that Lisa's post-natal depression was suffered by both of us. From the... more
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Lisa and Matt met in a share house in 1996 and have been married for the last eight years. They live in Melbourne with their twin daughters Nina and Lu Lu, aged four. The girls are getting ready to start school in the New Year.
Lisa and Matt with their daughters, Nina and Lulu. More than 1000 Australia parents are diagnosed with post natal depression every week. Every. Week. As this is Post and Ante Natal Depression Awareness Week, we're bringing you the stories of two people who have been dramatically affected by post natal depression. The first is from Lisa - she suffered from depression after the birth of her twin daughters. Tomorrow we'll bring you Matt's story. Matt is Lisa's husband and he writes with searing honesty about his experience of... more