For immediate assistance, call 1.844.493.TALK (8255) or visit www.coloradocrisisservices.org

Depression is the most common problem of pregnancy. Many pregnant women and new mothers experience symptoms of anxiety or depression. If you are suffering from depression or anxiety symptoms, help is available. You deserve to feel good and being a new parent can be easier.

The Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale is a set of questions that can help determine whether you are experiencing symptoms of depression. This tool is not intended to provide a diagnosis. Only trained health professionals can do this.

In the past 7 days:
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    I have been able to laugh and see the funny side of things...





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    I have looked forward with enjoyment to things...





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    I have blamed myself unnecessarily when things went wrong





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    I have been anxious or worried for no good reason





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    I have felt scared or panicky for no very good reason





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    Things have been overwhelming me





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    I have been so unhappy that I have had difficulty sleeping





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    I have felt sad or miserable





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    I have been so unhappy that I have been crying





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    The thought of harming myself has occurred to me





    Your answers show you might be at risk for harming yourself.

    You are advised to see your doctor or a mental health professional immediately for a complete evaluation. Call 1.844.493.TALK (8255) or visit www.coloradocrisisservices.org for immediate assistance.

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    *The thought of harming my baby has occurred to me





Your answers show you might be at risk for harming your baby

You are advised to see your doctor or a mental health professional immediately for a complete evaluation. Call 1.844.493.TALK (8255) or visit www.coloradocrisisservices.org for immediate assistance.

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