The Obs Pod

Episode 70 Reality Check

September 04, 2021 Florence
The Obs Pod
Episode 70 Reality Check
Show Notes

What is performative parenting ? How can we help new parents discuss how they really feel and talk honestly rather than perpetuating the myth of perfection portrayed on social media?

Want to explore more?
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/jul/03/why-be-a-performative-insta-parent-when-your-kids-will-be-happy-in-front-of-the-tv
https://www.buzzfeed.com/mikespohr/these-comics-are-shockingly-real-about-postpartum-anxiety
http://matexp.org.uk/matexp-mindnbody-a-holistic-approach-to-perinatal-mental-health/

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