No matter who you are, you are connected to a mother at some point throughout life. The importance of a mother’s well being is multifaceted. Research has pointed out several ways on how a mother’s well being can impact a child’s emotional and intellectual development and growth. It would be ridiculous to think that women dance this role in life alone. There are resources and information that help women be the empowering beings they are!
Bindu Garapaty taught a class for 50 parents from very low-income families through our Sunday Friends program. The topic was postpartum depression. Our families have had little exposure to the information about this topic but significant experience with the symptoms. Through the class, they came alive with questions and stories of their own. Bindu bonded with the group, even sharing similarities between the Indian and Hispanic cultures . . . Bindu is an exceptional educator, counselor and human being. I would strongly recommend that other organizations invite her to present...-