The birth of a new baby is an exciting, joyful time, but for approximately one in seven moms and one in 10 dads, the journey can take a dark and lonely turn.

ABC15's Danielle Lerner was diagnosed with postpartum depression and anxiety after the birth of her daughter, Harper, in April of last year.

Now she is sharing her family's experience, hoping others will spot the signs and get help.

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