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Honest Mamas Podcast

Supporting women emotionally & spiritually on the motherhood journey.
Three psychotherapists, moms, and friends share stories & interviews about pregnancy, fertility, parenting, motherhood and much more. The Honest Mama founders are Sophie Darch McEntee, LMFT, Melissa Divaris Thompson, LMFT and Claire R. Colaço, LMFT.

Podcast produced by Pete Bailey.

Oct 9, 2017

Episode 3 Parternship Struggles After Baby with Sophie McEntee, LMFT & Claire Colaço, LMFT

Welcome to episode three of the Honest Mamas Podcast! Today Claire and Sophie talk about the transition from being a couple to being a couple with a baby.

What you’ll hear in this episode:

  • How the pressure of having a baby can affect a couple’s relationship
  • The dynamic changes that can happen when you and your partner move at different paces
  • Attachment: why it’s important
  • Tools that couples can use to better navigate the challenges of having a baby
  • Learning to make space for better communication without putting your ideas onto your partner
  • The need to try and have more patience through this process
  • The importance of forgiveness and knowing that none of us are perfect