Living with OCD - Episode 48

We Have a Baby! - Part 2


In this episode Andy and Julie continue their conversation about having their baby and Julie's numerous hospital visits. They discuss what bringing home their daughter was like and how they handled the first few days together as a new family. Julie then starts to talk about how having a new baby has affected her OCD and specifically what things she has struggled with the most and what things weren't as hard for her as she originally thought they might be. She shares what being on her medication was like during pregnancy and why she recently had to increase her dosage. To close the show they talk about what concerns Julie has moving forward regarding her OCD and raising her daughter. This show is an open and honest conversation about the struggles that a new parent with OCD faces when having a child for the first time.