Various postpartum depression scenarios have been recorded to provide the viewer with different perspectives on how postpartum depression affects mothers and their families.
Karen and her husband Frank have a newborn son and 2-year-old daughter. One week after the birth of her son, Karen becomes restless with a rambling mental state and is unable to sleep. She begins to hear voices that tell her to harm her children.
Angela, a young single mother, lives with her baby daughter in her mother's house. Tensions are running high, and Angela is very irritable and not motivated to look for a job or return to school. She is not receptive to her baby's needs and describes herself as "stressed out."
Isabella is a 25-year-old engaged mother of three, including a 2-week-old baby boy. She wonders why she is feeling so weepy and overwhelmed after her son's birth when she didn't feel this way after the births of her older children. Isabella is also frustrated by her fiance's unwillingness to set a wedding date. She's exhausted and doesn't feel like dressing nicely or putting on makeup.