Postpartum Psychosis Worksheet

Download Worksheet


What is the theory behind this Postpartum Psychosis Worksheet?

Postpartum psychosis is a rare but serious mental condition characterized by degradation of a woman’s sense of reality soon after giving birth. It can cause them to experience hallucinations and delusions that make them act in ways that could be harmful for themselves or the baby. It requires immediate professional care and should not be ignored. 

How will the worksheet help?

This worksheet will provide a comprehensive summary of the symptoms of postpartum psychosis to help spread awareness about the condition in expectant and new mothers and their close friends and family. It is important that early warning signs and symptoms are recognized before it’s too late. 

How to use the worksheet?

This worksheet can be used in public mental health awareness programs and information booklets or brochures for expectant and new mothers and their family and friends. It is not to be used as a medical diagnosis but solely to spread awareness about this rare condition in hopes that women can receive the help they need at the right time. 

Was this helpful?

Thanks for your feedback!