The Western Australian Perinatal Mental Health Unit (WAPMHU) is based at King Edward Memorial Hospital in Subiaco. WAPMHU provides information for consumers and health professionals on the mental health of parents and families during the perinatal period.
This section is aimed at health professionals and provides useful information on a variety of perinatal mental health topics. Please use the links above to navigate around the site.
Our consumer website, www.wnhs.health.wa.gov.au/emotionalhealth.php, provides useful, easy-to-understand information on the baby blues, anxiety, postnatal depression and other perinatal mental health issues.
Department of Health employees can also access our Women and Newborn Health Service intranet site.