Clínic Barcelona
INTERVIEW

Dr. Alba Roca: “Patients in the Perinatal Mental Health Unit experience a triple stigma: that of mental health, that of mental health in a woman, and that of mental health in a mother”

Interview with Dr. Alba Roca, psychiatrist in the Perinatal Mental Health Unit. We speak to her about the invisibilization of different mental disorders suffered by women during pregnancy and in the postpartum period. She describes the work that has been carried for years at the unit she heads, and what can be done to improve the diagnosis and find the right treatment.