Katherine Stone

Katherine Stone is an award-winning national advocate for maternal mental health. In 2004, she founded Postpartum Progress, the most widely-read blog on postpartum depression & all other mental illnesses related to pregnancy & childbirth. In 2011, she founded Postpartum Progress Inc., a national non-profit dedicated to vastly improving the support and services available for maternal mental health.

Katherine was named one of 2011 & 2012's Top Mom Bloggers by Babble. Her blog has been named among the top ten depression sites on the web by PsychCentral, and it won a 2010 Fit Pregnancy Best of the Web Award. Katherine is a WebMD Health Hero, the 2010 Bloganthropy Award winner, and won a 2011 MHA Media Award. She speaks widely about postpartum depression, as well as on the topic of social media and cause blogging (Type A Parent, Blissdom, BlogHer, SXSW).