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Cocoon turns one year old!

If we have been a little quiet on the blog recently, it is because all collective efforts have been focused on our birthday party and celebration in Parliament. The big day came around on Monday 19 October, when we finally saw the hard work pay off. One of our trustees, Tulip Siddiq MP, had organised

Marce Society

Today (17/09/15) Cocoon was thrilled to attend the UK and Ireland Marce Society meeting in central London.  It was a packed agenda, with the latest research in perinatal mental illness, parent – infant interactions, risk factors and treatments.  Marce is the oldest and most respected research organisation in this field, and the meeting attracted leading professionals

The Art Of Self Care

We are very excited to announce Cocoon’s founder, Jessica, has been invited to speak at an upcoming maternal mental health event – on the subject of using creativity to promote wellness after perinatal mental illness. The event is the launch of Elaine Hanzak’s new book, “Another Twinkle In The Eye: Contemplating a second pregnancy after

Cocoon Family Support: Who we are and what we mean by Peer Support

Welcome to our new blog.  A place where we can share our stories, support each other and get things off our chest.  This isn’t the voice of a professional, or a parenting expert.  Just fellow mums who have been there, done that, and gotten the sick-stained T-shirt. We are all (the people behind Cocoon included)