News about parental mental health & wellness in Colorado, along with updates about this website.

Mental Health Wellness

Care for Your Dad – Self to Care for Your Family

If you had glaring light on the dash of your truck, you wouldn’t just ignore it until you were stranded. You’re not surprised when your team’s coach sees his team is winded and calls a time-out. Why is calling a dad-time out or focusing on self-care so foreign for dads?

Mental Health Wellness

Self-Care for New and Expecting Parents

Pregnancy and early childhood can be a stressful and overwhelming stage for families, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Fortunately, there are small actions you can take, called ‘self-care,’ to support your mental health and wellbeing on a daily basis...

Mental Health

Advocating for Yourself in a Healthcare Setting

Advocating for the care you need in a healthcare setting can be intimidating. In this blog post, we will look at a report published by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment that explores how healthcare providers can better serve people impacted by pregnancy-related depression and anxiety...