When the time comes that you find yourself ready to have children, there are a number of factors that may be useful to consider prior to embarking on the journey to parenthood.
For some, the process of becoming pregnant will be more challenging than it is for others. This can affect mental health and wellbeing – so its important to be aware of what these effects are, and how to manage them as early as possible. Ultimately, this will increase your likelihood of maintaining your emotional and mental wellbeing in the pre-pregnancy period, as you embark on building your family.
Pre-pregnancy emotional wellbeing is important. As outlined in the pages of this section of the website, there are many ways that you can prepare yourself - physically, mentally, emotionally, and with respect to your relationships.