In this blog, Dr Rebecca Moore, a Consultant Psychiatrist in the Perinatal Service in Tower Hamlets, will reflect on new research, new services available for women and their families, online support and link in with national news and campaigns about maternal mental health. Dr Moore has been a psychiatrist for 17 years and is a mother herself.
Farewell Blog - July
This is my last blog as I move on to pastures new in August. So this blog is a chance to reflect on my time in ELFT and leave you with some podcasts which may be of interest. Read full entry here ...
Maternal Mental Health Continues to be in the News- May
'The Duchess of Cambridge has attended the launch of a series of films on the mental health of new or subsequent parents at The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in London. The films, titled Out of the Blue, were created by Best Beginnings – a charity partner of the Heads Together campaign' Read full entry
Birth Trauma - December
Birth Trauma diagnosis is often missed or women feel frightened, guilty or ashamed to speak out, this is understandable but I urge all women to feel able to talk about their birth experience and to ask for help if they feel they are struggling ... Read full entry here
Welcome to my Blog - October
'Welcome to my intermittent blog. My name is Rebecca Moore and I am a consultant in the Perinatal service in Tower Hamlets. Perinatal means during and after pregnancy, and that's the role of my team - to support women's emotional health through this time...' Read full entry here