Dad's Mental Health: Why are dads are still struggling with postnatal depression?

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Tue 6 November 2018

14 mins

Richard Fletcher is an Associate Professor at the Family Action Centre at the University of Newcastle. For years now he’s been interested in the mental health of dads, particularly new dads.

He says postnatal depression is something health professionals need to be more equipped to deal with, and he’s working out strategies to reach dads in trouble.

For more on Richard's work, check out the Family Action Centre website at the University of Newcastle.

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