Women are at risk for psychiatric disorders in the first year after birth. The most common postpartum psychiatric illness is depression. Postnatal depression was found in one out of every 10 women who gave birth. Symptoms of DSD include; - Severe sadness or emptiness, emotional bluntness or insensitivity - Stay away from family, friends or pleasure activities - Permanent fatigue, falling asleep disorder - Over eating or loss of appetite - Sense of failure or inadequacy - Feeling about the baby - Intense anxiety about not interested in the baby - Suicidal thoughts - Fear of harm to the baby Some situations create risks for DSD; - Having experienced depression before - Traumatic process of pregnancy and childbirth - Presence of problems with spouses - Restricted social support Although depression symptoms should appear in the first 4 weeks after birth to say DSD, symptoms are more insidious after weeks or months in some women. It starts. A woman who is a new mother may not know what is normal and what to expect. Therefore, mothers find it difficult to understand that they are experiencing DSD and may think that the problem is caused by their own deficiencies. The woman, who thinks that this situation is her own lack, is ashamed and tries to hide it from others. However, the sooner the DSD is understood, the better it will be for the mother. Because DSD treatment methods are effective. It is very important for the mother and her relatives to have information about depression. Because the person who has knowledge about this issue will be quick to get professional help when he realizes the problem.