Father’s have told us how hard it is when their family changes and how it can impact on their own confidence, their view of themselves, their relationships both at home and at work, and their own mental wellbeing.
Here is a collection of shared stories by real fathers in short video form developed by Alright Mate that may resonate with you.
The impact on dads mental health
The isolation of PND
The stereotypes of fatherhood
Why is it difficult for dads to say they are struggling – part one
Why is it difficult for dads to say they are struggling – part two
If you feel you need support around your wellbeing as a new parent you can speak to visit the Talkworks site for mental health support for Devon, or contact and speak to your GP or to your health visiting team.