What happens if you don't feel elated after you have your child, the way everyone tells you you should be feeling. What happens when you feel helpless, anxious, overwhelmed and detached? Are you a horrible mother if you hide your feelings?
Carol Coronado checks just about every box when it comes to postpartum complications - 3 children within 30 months, sleep deprivation, domestic strife, financial hardship, childhood trauma, isolation, and the list goes on. Disaster is imminent, but no one knows it.
Carol's case has attracted national attention. Emotional outbursts, expert witnesses, antiquated legal statutes - these are among the deciding factors that will determine whether Carol Coronado is headed to a hospital ward or a prison cell.