Exploring the Science of Well-Being, Courage, and Connection

The Bravery Academy Podcast is hosted by Emma Ferris, a physiotherapist, breathing coach and resilience coach from New Zealand who shares her wisdom on trauma, stress, and healing.

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S2E12 PARENTHOOD UNVEILED

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PARENTHOOD UNVEILED

Season 2 Episode 12

Mastering the New Parent Journey: Overcoming Anxiety & Enhancing Connections

Welcome to a transformative episode of "The Bravery Academy," where our host, Emma Ferris, teams up with clinical psychologist and expectant mother Dr. Victoria Thompson, to explore the profound journey of new parenthood. This enlightening discussion is tailored for both expecting and new parents navigating the emotional and physical rollercoaster of welcoming a child into their lives. Dive into crucial topics like overcoming postpartum depression, managing anxiety, maintaining a strong partnership, and adjusting to your evolving identity and relationships after the baby arrives.


Emma and Dr. Thompson share invaluable insights and personal experiences on preparing for childbirth, the significance of creating a solid support system, and strategies for keeping the romance alive amidst the chaos of parenting. Discover practical tips for managing the mental load of motherhood, the physical challenges during and after pregnancy, and the dynamics of shifting family roles.


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Join us for this heartwarming and insightful episode as we delve into the essence of becoming a new parent, the importance of open communication, and how to keep the connection with your partner strong during this significant life transition. Whether you're anticipating the arrival of your little one or adjusting to life with a newborn, this episode offers the guidance and support you need to thrive in your new role.


And if you have a question get in touch with Emma on Instagram or Facebook

@thebreatheffect

@drvictoriathompson

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Subscribe to "The Bravery Academy" on Apple Podcasts to access early ad-free episodes and be part of a community dedicated to building resilience.

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The Bravery Academy is not a licensed mental health service and is not a substitute for professional mental health advice, treatment or assessment. The episodes on The Bravery Academy discuss a range of topics from mental health, trauma, abuse, stress, loss and bravery.

If you are struggling please reach out for help.

If you are in New Zealand and need to talk free, call or text 1737 any time for support from a trained counselor. The Depression helpline is on 0800 111 757 or free text 4202(to talk to a trained counselor about how you are feeling or to ask any questions).

Youthline call 080 0376 633 or free text 234.

You are not alone.


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