Patricia Tomasi is a mom, journalist, and maternal mental health advocate. She writes for the Huffington Post Canada, focusing primarily on maternal mental health after suffering from severe postpartum depression and anxiety after the birth of both of her daughters.
Patricia is a Patient Expert Advisor for the Maternal Mental Health Research Collective that brings mothers and researchers together and she also founded the Facebook Postpartum Depression & Anxiety Support Group with over 1500 members worldwide.
Patricia is a former broadcast journalist with CFRB, CBC, CTV, and Global TV in Toronto, Vancouver, Timmins, and Thunder Bay. She also worked for a decade as a communications and media relations officer for the Ontario Ombudsman and the Ontario Ministry of Transportation.
If you are looking for non-judgmental peer support along your own maternal mental health journey, consider joining Patricia’s Postpartum Depression and Anxiety Private Facebook Support Group.
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