Action on Postpartum Psychosis

ContactAction on Postpartum Psychosis
Telephone020 33229900
AddressHadyn Ellis Building, Maindy Road, Cardiff, CF24 4HQ

Action on Postpartum PsychosisAction on Postpartum Psychosis (APP) is a collaborative project run by women across the UK who have experienced Postpartum Psychosis (PP) and academic experts from Birmingham and Cardiff Universities.

Postpartum Psychosis (also called ‘Puerperal Psychosis’, ‘Postnatal Psychosis’, ‘Postpartum onset Bipolar Disorder’) is a severe mental illness, which has a sudden onset in the first few weeks following childbirth.

APP raises awareness, provides up-to-date information and facilitates peer support for women who have experienced PP and their families. APP also facilitates research and advocates for improved services for women and their families.

APP offers a range of services, including:

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