Covid-19 has been hard on us all. If you're struggling, these resources might help.

Mar 19, 3:00 PM EDT

Maternal Minds: What is Postpartum OCD?

Part of Maternal Minds

Hosted by Windsor Flynn

You didn’t know postpartum OCD was a thing? Join the club. Windsor Flynn covers the less talked about, but highly debilitating disorder that can occur after childbirth. Obsessions, compulsions, intrusive thoughts — she covers it all while sharing her own lived experience.

About Windsor Flynn

Windsor Flynn is an OCD sufferer turned mental health writer and advocate. She is currently the executive assistant of two very demanding and high profile children, aged 6 and 2. Windsor has a background in psychology and creative writing after her time studying at the University of Barcelona and San Francisco State University. When she isn’t busy writing about living with OCD or chauffeuring her kids around San Francisco, you can find her posing as a lady-who-lunches. 

About Maternal Minds

From bedtime rituals, to relentless thoughts of harming their own babies, real mothers share how anxiety turned the happiest times of their lives, into an endless cycle of what-ifs. Hosted by advocate and OCD-sufferer, Windsor Flynn, Maternal Minds unpacks post-partum OCD through eye-opening interviews and informative presentations.

Original Series

Support our work

We’re on a mission to change how the world perceives mental health.