Q: Do I need to go to a psychiatrist if I experience postnatal depression?
A: If you are worried that you may be having symptoms of postnatal
depression, you are likely to be advised about the need for treatment. There
are a lot of types of postnatal depression that respond to various treatment
approaches. Some types with melancholic features tend to require specialist
help, medication and even care by a psychiatrist. Non-melancholic subtypes
could be responsive to psychological therapies, with or without the need for