First off, it is OKAY and normal to feel this way. Don't feel guilty for not magically feeling like your life is perfect, just because you got your heart's deepest desire. It's another "both together at the same time without blending the two" situation. You can be grateful and blissful and happy AND at your wit's end, sad, mad, and other hard stuff. BOTH make sense! So here are just a few of the many resources you should keep in mind and use should you need some extra support. You'll be in good hands!
Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Minnesota - On their website you will find lots of helpful information including the number you can call to connect within 24 hours with one of their trained volunteers or mental health professionals.
Circle of Moms - Emotional Support After Baby Support Group
Next groups: Mon, Jan. 28th (Edina) 6:30-8pm) & Thurs Feb 7 (Woodbury) 6-7:30pm.Free, professionally facilitated, babies welcome.
Groups meet twice monthly at each location.
Mindful Parenting Class - Meditation & Discussion
First and Third Thursdays
February 7 - April 18th, 2013, 9:30 - 11:30 AM
6 sessions, 12 hours, $155.00 paid with registration
+ $10 materials fee due at first class
Up to 12 CEUs for mental health professionals, nurses and teachers.