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Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health Division

Here at MCAH, we believe all moms, babies and families deserve to be happy. Yet up to 1 in 5 women face pregnancy-related or postpartum depression, anxiety or other maternal mental health disorders — and it can affect the entire family. An emotionally healthy mom is better able to establish a strong relationship with her baby, which fosters healthy infant development and family bonds.

Maternal Mental Health Tools

Download and provide these materials to mothers and families in your community. MCAH wants everyone to know that there is no shame in seeking help, and most women experience full recovery when they get treatment.


Coloring Sheets Stress Relief

Download in English (PDF) or Spanish (PDF)


Data Brief Maternal and Child Health Assessment: Symptoms of depression during and after pregnancy

Download English (PDF)

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