A woman who suffered postpartum psychosis has been reliving the moment she tried to kill her newborn baby and husband by driving into a wall.
Laura, 31, was diagnosed with the condition 14 days after giving birth.
A sudden hallucination prompted her to drive at the wall at high speed before her husband Dan took control of the car and brought it to a halt, she said.
Laura, from Chesterfield, was later sectioned and given a course of anti-psychotic medication.
She shared her experience as part of a new Channel 4 documentary about mental health.
The office administrator said she had never experienced any mental health issues before being diagnosed with postpartum psychosis after the birth of daughter Olivia, last June.
“I started with hallucinations or bad dreams, I’m not